How to avoid burning out your new carbide cutting tools

So you get your brand new carbide cutting tool for that new part order and your customer is pressuring you to get it done.  You start up the job in a hurry and 20 parts later you burn up those brand new carbide cutting tools!  Sound unlikely?  Not so!  This happens to be one of the most common issues affecting the life of carbide cutting tool life.  Today, Tom Greene focuses on how to avoid burning out your new carbide cutting tools by giving you a quick formula and trick to make sure your doing things correctly.

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