General Information:
Material GroupP - Steel
Sub-GroupHigh Carbon Steel
Tensile Strength650-750 [N/mm^2]
Machinability Range45% - 55%

Equivalent International Designations for Steel W112

StandardName
saeW112
wnr1.1663
dinC125W
anforY2120
uniC120KU
unfC120
js1SK2


Chemical Composition for Steel W112

Sorry, Not Availble for this Material


Cutting Speeds Recomendations for Non-alloyed steel 0.51-1.0% Carbon

* Click on the speeds below for higher precision in specific conditions!

ApplicationVc (m/min)Vc (SFM)
Turning195-240640-790
Milling120-150390-490
Parting95-115310-380
Grooving110-135360-440
Drilling80-95260-310

Important! The speed estimation is given for an ideal situation:

  • Most suitable carbide grade
  • Stable tool clamping
  • Stable workpiece clamping
  • Good quality raw material
  • A short overhang of the cutting tool.
  • Nominal hardness of the material.
  • etc.
Click on the speeds in the above table to get better precision for specific parameters
Or use our Speed and Feed Calculator



Recommended Carbide Grades for Steel W112

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

Grade for Turning

Grade for Parting Off

Grade for Grooving

Grade for Milling (Indexable)

Recommended Insert Cutting Edge Geometry for Steel W112

Honing Siz0.05-0.08 mm / 0.002-0.003"
Rake Angl11° -13°
Land AnglPositive
Land Widt0.20-0.30 mm / 0.008-0.012"

Learn more about carbide inserts Cutting-Edge Geometry Parameters.

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