Roll Form Tap into Pump out of AlSi9Cu3 with  KOMET  JEL®  MOREX S VHM TiN, Solid Carbide Roll Form Tap

Challenge

Material:
Aluminium with 9% silicon (AlSi9Cu3)

Part:
Pump

Thread:
6 x M6, 15 mm long, blind hole

Previously:
HSS-tool from competition
Tool life: 4.000 threads

Goal:
Increase of tool life

KOMET-Solution

KOMET JEL®  CM6-6HX MOREX S N IKS VHM TiN Solid Carbide Roll Form Tap 80586001000018

Cutting data:
vc = 26 m/min (93 SFM)

Customer's Benefit

  • Tool life increased by 8.400% to 336.000 threads