Series Expansion – New Honing Type and Wiper Inserts Added to the BC8100 Series for High Hardened Steel Turning

January 31, 2017

Mitsubishi Materials Corporation, Advanced Materials & Tools Company (President - Fumio Tsurumaki, Headquarters: 1-3-2 Otemachi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo) has added new types of honing and new wiper inserts to the BC8100 series for high hardened steel turning.

BC8100 series delivers substantially better wear resistance and high cutting edge toughness by adopting a newly developed coating and CBN substrate. It achieves high efficiency during general use and provides extended tool life that requires fewer tool changes. Additionally BC8100 series is especially effective for interrupted machining of high hardened steels that are typically used for automotive parts.
BC8100 series has now been further expanded to include new types of honing and wiper inserts.

Features of items added for BC8100

1.TH type honing for improved fracture resistance is applied to the cutting edge of the BC8120 and BC8130 grades used for medium to heavy interrupted cutting.

2.GH type honing for improved fracture resistance is applied to the cutting edge of BC8110, BC8120 and BC8130 grades for light interrupted cutting.

3.A wiper insert for continuous cutting, the FSWS type is added to the BC8105, BC8110 and BC8120 grades for medium to heavy interrupted cutting.

Product name Items added to the coated CBN BC8100 series for high hardened steel turning
Number of items TH honing / 51 items, GH honing / 123 items
Wiper insert FSWS type / 24 items
Release November 15th, 2016
Standard price
NP-CNGA120404GH2 (BC8110) 5,220 yen (5,638 yen including tax)
NP-DNGA150612GH4 (BC8120) 9,920 yen (10,714 yen including tax)
NP-TPGB160308TH3 (BC8130) 7,470 yen (8,068 yen including tax)
NP-CNGA120412FSWS2 (BC8105) 5,220 yen (5,638 yen including tax)

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