Ceramic Milling Products on Display
Eastec 2017: Greenleaf Corp. will showcase its full line of carbide and ceramic inserts and cutting tools.
Greenleaf Corp. will showcase its full line of carbide and ceramic inserts and cutting tools. The company will also exhibit its Excelerator milling system and its phase-toughened ceramic insert grade, Xsytin-1. The company will host live ceramic milling demonstrations and a lunch-and-learn event about optimizing productivity with ceramic cutting tools.
To make the transition to hard turning, you'll need to switch from carbide to CBN inserts, but that is easier (and more economical) than you might think. It's making the jump to much higher surface speeds that might scare you off. It needn't. Here's why.
The right choices in tooling and technique can optimize the thread turning process.
Cutting holes by interpolating a face milling cutter may be a better process choice for many rough and even finish boring operations. Software improvements and better cutter designs allow expanding use of the versatile face mill for hole making.