Grade Info

General Information:
Grade StatusPrimary
ApplicationsTurning / Grooving
Substrate ClassSemi Tough
Coat TypeCVD
Post TreatY

From Iscar's website:

A tough substrate with a cobalt enriched layer combined with MTCVD TiCN and a thick alpha Al2O3 CVD coating. Recommended for general use machining of steel in a wide range of conditions, featuring high toughness and wear resistance.

Application Range for IC8250

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Equivalent Grades for IC8250

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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 IC8250

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  • 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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