General Information:
Grade StatusPrimary
Substrate ClassVery Hard
Coat TypeCVD
Post TreatY

From Sandvik's website:

CVD-coated grade with a thick, smooth, wear-resistant coating and very hard substrate. Ideal for high-speed turning of cast iron.

Application Range for GC3205

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

Equivalent Grades for GC3205

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 GC3205

Cutting Speed recommendations for GC3205

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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