Introducing the NEW AC8020P: High-Efficiency Turning Grade for Steel Machining! AC8000P: Coated Grades for Steel Turning

Introducing the NEW AC8020P for High-Efficiency Machining!

AC8020P is the new first choice for high efficiency of hard steel (~1030), medium and high carbon steel (alloy steel, 1053, 4140, 4137 and bearing steel 52100). We have shared the below application range to help you and your customers find the best turning grade for machining steel.

The new grade is highlighted by the increased strength of the alumina (Al2O3) layer for enhanced chip control and the golden surface color for improved wear visibility. AC8020P has show results of more than 2.5x chipping resistance vs. conventional grades.

We are excited to bring this new product to our customers as soon as we can! A full product release of AC8020P along with an updated brochure will be available for print and digital access coming September 1st, 2021. See below for additional information on all the AC8000P grades including the new AC8020P!