General Information:
Grade StatusPrimary
ApplicationTurning / Parting / Grooving
Substrate ClassSemi Hard
Coat TypeThin PVD
Post TreatN

From Seco's website:

Hard micrograin grade principally intended for fi nishing in superalloys and titanium. Also works well in stainless steels. (Ti, Al) N + TiN

Application Range for CP500

* If you don't understand the below table? Read This Explanation to make the most out of it!

Equivalent Grades for CP500

The most compatible grade from each brand!

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 CP500

Cutting Speed recommendations for CP500

How to use our Cutting Speeds Recommendations

  • 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.
  • For more specific Cutting Speeds Recommendations use our advanced

Unit Selector:

SFM m/min
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