Speeds & Feeds

CVD Inserts & Cutting Tools — Speeds & Feeds

MACHINING GUIDELINES
SPEED
(SFPM)
DEPTH
OF CUT
FEEDRATE
(IPR)
       
Plastic Alloy
300 - 1000
0.05 - 3.00
0.05 - 0.25
Wood
1000 - 2500
0.20 - 4.50
0.10 - 0.50
Aluminum
600 - 1000
0.05 - 0.30
0.05 - 0.25
Zinc
600 - 1000
0.05 - 0.30
0.05 - 0.25
Copper
600 - 1000
0.05 - 0.30
0.05 - 0.25
Aluminum Alloy Si 4~8%
800 - 2500
0.10 - 0.30
0.05 - 3.00
Aluminum Alloy Si 9~14%
500 - 1290
0.10 - 0.30
0.05 - 3.00
Aluminum Alloy Si 16~18%
300 - 600
0.10 - 0.30
0.05 - 3.00
Powdered Metal
50 - 250
0.10 - 0.45
0.05 - 0.20
Sintered Carbide
20 - 40
0.02 - 0.45
0.05 - 0.20