New Seco R217/220.28 Double-sided Round Inserts Give Cutters Added Value and Performance

Seco Tools has introduced its R217/220.28 cutters with completely new body designs that incorporate double-sided round inserts to deliver cost-effective performance as well as boost productivity.

Seco Tools, R217/220.28Double-negative-positioning pocket seats of the R217/R220.28 cutters deliver enhanced cutting capability and significant gains in productivity. These pocket seats also enable safe and user-friendly indexing to save time and provide trouble-free operation.

The R217/R220.28 performs face milling, slotting and contouring in ISO M and ISO S materials, as well as some difficult-to-machine ISO P materials, such as martensitic stainless steel. The cutter excels in Z-leveling applications and is ideal for machining turbine blades for the aerospace and power generation segments.

The range for R217/220.28 includes diameters from 1.25″ (32mm) to 4.00″ (100mm) in normal and close pitch versions. The 12mm IC inserts are available in PVD and CVD grades with two different geometries for varying applications.

For more information on the R217/220.28, please contact a local Seco representative or click HERE.

About Seco Tools, LLC

Seco Tools, LLC is a leading provider of metalcutting solutions for milling, turning, holemaking and toolholding. The company prides itself on building close relationships with customers to effectively understand and address their needs.

For more information on the company’s products and services, please contact:
Bob Heery, Seco Tools, LLC
2805 Bellingham Drive
Troy, Michigan
Tel: 248.528.5451
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