Tag: end mill

Troubleshooting for End Mills PROBLEM SUGGESTIONS Chipping Check part rigidity Verify speeds and feeds Confirm concentricity of end mill in holder Decrease ramp angle or slow down approach Check coolant flow and location Breakage Decrease feed rate Decrease axial depth Use shorter tool or stub holder Resharpen earlier Chattering Too light of a cut Leave […]

End Mill | Wall not straight Suggestions: Decrease feed rate Decrease axial depth Use shorter tool or stub holder Use different style of end mill

End Mill | Chip packing Suggestions: Check coolant flow and location Decrease axial depth Adjust speeds and feeds Use different style of end mill

End Mill | Chip welding Suggestions: Verify speeds and feeds Check coolant flow and location Use different style of end mill

End Mill | Wear Suggestions: Speed too fast Too light of a feed Confirm concentricity of end mill in holder Verify speeds and feeds

End Mill | Tool life Suggestions: Work material harder than expected Verify speeds and feeds Recutting chips Too light of a cut Use different style of end mill

End Mill | Excessive noise Suggestions: Check part rigidity Verify speeds and feeds Too light of a cut Confirm concentricity of end mill in holder

End Mill | Burr Suggestions: Change end mill sooner / too much wear Verify speeds and feeds Increase spindle speed Decrease feed rate Use different style of end mill

End Mill | Part finish Suggestions: Confirm concentricity of end mill in holder Decrease feed rate Use different style of end mill Check coolant flow and location Check part rigidity

End Mill | Chattering Suggestions: Too light of a cut Leave more stock for finish pass Decrease axial depth Adjust speeds and feeds

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