The customer manufactures screen plates made from low carbon steel for the aerospace industry. They use a Leadwell VMC with 500 PSI (34 bar) through-tool coolant to produce their products.
The customer needed to increase the tool life and reduce the overall cost of production.
The ASC 320 increased the tool life and also lowered the cost of production.
||Increase tool life
||Low carbon steel
||0.250" (6.35 mm)
||1.20" (30.48 mm)