American Machinist

Efficient roughing tool.(Tooling & Workholding Systems)

According to its manufacturer, the AJX-type radius milling cutter has the high-feed capability and long tool life needed for efficient roughing. The tool, which achieves a feedrate of 0.138 in./tooth when axial d.o.c. is 0.079 in. or less, features special trigon-shaped inserts with forms engineered into the inner and outer cutting edges. These forms provide the clearances necessary to prevent chip, packing. …

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