HIGH-SPEED MILLING OF NICKEL-BASED SUPERALLOYS
UNSPECIFIED (1992) HIGH-SPEED MILLING OF NICKEL-BASED SUPERALLOYS. In: 7TH CONF OF THE IRISH MANUFACTURING COMMITTEE ON ADVANCED MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY, UNIV DUBLIN, TRINITY COLL, DUBLIN, IRELAND, AUG 29-31, 1990. Published in: JOURNAL OF MATERIALS PROCESSING TECHNOLOGY, 33 (4). pp. 429-437.Full text not available from this repository.
The use of the recently developed 70-degrees bevel cutter with tangentially arranged positively raked carbide inserts (P40 grade) has led to the use of higher cutting conditions than those employed when milling the nickel-based nimonic 75 alloy with a 45-degrees approach-angle cutter having negatively raked carbide inserts. This paper discusses the results obtained with different cutter/insert combinations when machining nickel alloys under various cutting conditions. The K20 grade of cemented-carbide tools out-performed the K40 grade when milling with a 45-degrees approach-angle cutter due to their improved properties. Chipping and/or fracture of the tool edges were the dominant failure modes under most of the conditions tested, these being caused by a combination of high temperature and high thermal and mechanical stress, as well as adhesion of the work material on the tool rake-face during milling. Tool fracture can be caused also by attritional wear and thermal cracking mainly at the high temperatures usually generated under high cutting conditions. The positive cutter/insert combination results in a smooth cutting action, lesser power consumption and a very good surface finish.
|Item Type:||Conference Item (UNSPECIFIED)|
T Technology > TS Manufactures
T Technology > TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General)
|Journal or Publication Title:||JOURNAL OF MATERIALS PROCESSING TECHNOLOGY|
|Publisher:||ELSEVIER SCIENCE SA LAUSANNE|
|Number of Pages:||9|
|Page Range:||pp. 429-437|
|Title of Event:||7TH CONF OF THE IRISH MANUFACTURING COMMITTEE ON ADVANCED MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY|
|Location of Event:||UNIV DUBLIN, TRINITY COLL, DUBLIN, IRELAND|
|Date(s) of Event:||AUG 29-31, 1990|
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