Grade Info

General Information:
BrandSumitomo
Grade StatusPrimary
ApplicationsTurning
Substrate ClassTough
Coat TypeCVD
Post TreatY

From Sumitomo's website:

Grade for general stainless steel turning, 1st choice, by the improvement of strength of coating layer with new CVD coating "Absotech®" and adhesion resistance by smooth edge treatment, realizes much less damage of cutting edge, stable and long tool life.



Application Range for AC6030M

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Equivalent Grades for AC6030M

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A higher score (Up to 100%) means the grades are more compatible. A lower score or a particular grade not listed does not mean it is not a good grade. It means that its physical and mechanical properties are less close to echo


Cutting Speed recommendations for AC6030M

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  • Pay attention that your desired unit (SFM or m/min) is selected!
  • Speeds are given for stable conditions of Machine, Tool, and workpiece.
  • An empty cell means the grade is not available for the combination of material and application.
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