Star Grinding & Supply
Tool life can be increased from 50% to 500% longer or more by applying a carefully selected coating on tool work surfaces.
You not only save from reduced tool replacement cost, but also from the significant reduction in production downtime for tool changes and set-ups.
The coatings pictured at right and those listed below are the most requested coatings. Other coatings are available.
|Coating||Titanium Nitride (TiN)||Titanium Carbonitride (TiCN)||Aluminum Titanium Nitride (AlTiN)||Titanium DiBoride (TiB2)|
|Color||Gold||Violet-Brown||Dark Gray-Black||Light Gray|
|Application||General Purpose||Steels over HRc 40 and aluminum alloys||Cast Iron, hardened tool steels up to Hrc 60 and other heat resistant alloys||Our toughest coating ever, recommended for use with silicon aluminum alloys and titanium alloys|