SL 500

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
Material Gray cast iron
Types of machining External Machining/External Turning Internal Machining/Internal Turning Grooving (GBMP) – Lateral Movement Milling Boring
Cutting conditions Continuous Cut Continuous Cut Continuous Cut Interrupted Cut Interrupted Cut
Tool entry conditions Excellent Tool Entry Conditions Acceptable Tool Entry Conditions Acceptable Tool Entry Conditions Unfavorable Tool Entry Conditions
Machining 1.6 Ra 6.3 Ra 12.5 Ra

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 milling vc = 500 – 1,500 m/min
fz = 0.2
ap = 1.5 – 4.5 mm
Cutting data recommendations grooving vc = 200 – 800 m/min
f = 0.08 – 0.2 mm
KSS With KSS + Without KSS

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