Threading in Implant out of Titanium with  KOMET  JEL®  MGF HPC, Thread Milling Cutter

Challenge

Material:
Titan alloy (85–90% titanium)

Part:
Implant

Thread:
M8, 9 mm (.354") deep blind hole

Situation:
Thread milling cutter from competition achieves tool life of 500 threads

Goal:
Increase of tool life

KOMET-Solution

Standard thread milling cutter  KOMET  JEL®
MGF HPC M8, 1,5D IK AlCrN
Part# 88297001000020

Cutting data:
vc = 80 m/min (262 SFM) = 4.096 r.p.m.
fz = 0,02 mm (.00078")/tooth
Cycle time = 5,8 s

Our tool is running smoother than the competitor‘s one, achieving tool life of 3.000 threads

Customer's Benefit

  • Tool life increased by 600% to 3.000 threads