WXM 355

Regardless of the operation, WXM 355 is the right choice. The balance of toughness and wear resistance makes this grade ideal for case-hardened steel; the tool life window is also extended by up to 50%. The solid version allows for reliable preturning and executing drawn cuts.

WXM 355 Performance Data
MaterialHardened steel, sintered metal, hard materials
Types of machining  
Cutting conditions  
Tool entry conditions  
Machining

  

Fine finishing, finishing

Cutting data recommendations turningSolid indexable inserts:
vc = 140 – 200 m/min
f = 0.2 – 0.35 mm
ap => 0.1 mm
Multi-tipped indexable inserts:
f = 0.1 – 0.25 mm
KSS +