Press Release Summary:
Designed to enhance roughing and finishing operations, Model GC4225 ISO class P25 grade insert is composed of Al2O3 coating for chemical wear resistance, MTCVD TiCN coating for mechanical wear resistance, and gradient substrate, including cobalt, for optimized hardness and toughness. It can be used with variety of materials and provides optimum performance under demanding conditions.
Original Press Release:
Sandvik Coromant Introduces Next Generation P25 Grade for Steel Turning
Fair Lawn, New Jersey, January 26, 2006 - Sandvik Coromant recently introduced GC4225, the newest addition to its well-known series of ISO P turning grades. The new GC4225 is an ISO class P25 grade that is designed to optimize both roughing and finishing, and will enhance machining performance in the steel turning area, making it broader, more productive and more reliable.
The GC4225 is Sandvik Coromant's next generation first choice insert for universal steel turning. The GC4225's application areas extends beyond those of its predecessor, the GC4025, allowing for more flexibility in manufacturing operations. Furthermore, its capability to be used with a variety of materials showcases the grade's versatility.
The new insert's geometry and combination of features enhance reliability and productivity through better surface finishes, higher feed rates and cutting speeds, and improved plastic deformation and crater wear resistance. The most durable grade of its kind in the industry, the GC4225 provides optimum performance, even under the most demanding conditions.
The GC4225 is composed of Al2O3 coating for chemical wear resistance, MTCVD TiCN coating for mechanical wear resistance, and gradient substrate, including cobalt, for optimized hardness and toughness.
About Sandvik Coromant
Sandvik Coromant is the world-leading supplier of high quality cutting tools designed to improve machining productivity. For more information on the company and its products and services, contact Sandvik Coromant Company, 1702 Nevins Road, Fair Lawn, NJ 07410, phone 201.794.5223, fax 201.794.5217 or visit http://www.coromant.sandvik.com/us.