Threading into Collar Ring out of C60 with  KOMET  JEL®  MGF M6 NZ7 TiCN, Thread Milling Cutter

Challenge

Material:
Carbon Steel C60

Part:
Collar Ring

Thread:
4x M6, 8,4 mm (0,33") through hole

Machine:
Horizontal lathe with life tools

Previously:
Tapping

Goal:
Cycle time reduction

KOMET-Solution

KOMET  JEL®  Thread Milling Cutter
MGF M6 1,4D NZ7 IKS TiCN
LV70-223

Cutting data:
vc = 66,1 m/min (217 SFM) max. 4.500 r.p.m. possible on this machine
fz = 0,04 mm (.0015")/tooth
Cycle time: 3,0 s

Customer's Benefit

  • Tool life 4.200 threads
  • Faster than tapping (3,3 s)
  • Safer process than tapping