Mitsubishi Materials’ Smart Miracle solid carbide end mill series features irregular helical flutes that aid in vibration control. The AlCrN coating increases wear resistance. It is applied with the company’s Zero-µ surface smoothening treatment, which is designed to reduce cutting resistance, retain cutting edge sharpness, increase tool life, and improve chip evacuation and surface finish. Rounded flute features are designed to provide added strength, excellent chip evacuation and accelerated feed rates.
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The MESI Chipbreaker from Sumitomo Electric Carbide Inc. is designed for Swiss turning and small parts machining, particularly in medical and other high precision applications.