SL 500

SL 500 is a universal grade that is ideal for a wide range of rough and finishing applications for machining gray cast iron materials. It excels in both turning and grooving and in milling and boring.

SL 500 Performance Data
MaterialGray cast iron
Types of machining  
Cutting conditions     
Tool entry conditions   
Machining

   

Rough machining, finishing

Cutting data recommendations turning 

vc = 400 – 1,500 m/min
f = 0.25 – 0.9 mm
ap = 1.5 – 5.0 mm
Cutting data recommendations millingvc = 500 – 1,500 m/min
fz = 0.2
ap = 1.5 – 4.5 mm
Cutting data recommendations groovingvc = 200 – 800 m/min
f = 0.08 – 0.2 mm
KSS +