The customer is machining a steel component made from H13 using a horizontal Okuma L106 lathe with 200 PSI (13.79 bar) internal coolant.
The customer was unhappy with the long cycle times and short tool life. They needed a better solution to solve these issues.
The Revolution Drill® provided good chip formation and could drill the hole without adding time for pecking cycles
||(1) Decrease cycle time
(2) Increase tool life
||Tool, mold, & die
||1.96" (49.784 mm)
||5.9" (149.86 mm)
The Revolution Drill provided:
- Eliminated pecking cycles
- 55% savings in process and through-put time
- Nearly 3X the tool life