Monthly Archives: September 2021

Tungaloy’s new grade AH6225 for preventing built up edge in turning Austenitic stainless steel

One of the major difficulties in turning austenitic stainless steel materials, such as SUS304, SUS301, SUS316, and etc., is the unwanted occurrence of a built up edge which negatively impacts the cutting tool edge, predictable tool life and the quality of the surface finish. What built up edge (BUE) is and why it happens? What […]