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Alpha Mill-X
90° Indexable Milling System

Experience Smoother Cutting

Make your machining operations faster and more efficient whilst ensuring the highest quality surface finish.

Applicable Materials

Diameter
Range (mm)

Insert
Sizes (mm)

Metal Removal
Rates

Material Versatility

Surface
Finish

High Accuracy Machining

Square Shoulder Milling

Chip
Control

16 - 100 10, 17 ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆ ★★★★★ ★★★★★ ★★★★★ ★★★★★

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Alpha Mill-X
90° End Mill

Application
Diameters 16-40mm

Alpha Mill-X
90° Face Mill

Application
Diameters 32-100mm

Alpha Mill-X Features
20% higher cutting performance, lowest cutting resistance and precise cutting edge for highest quality surface finish.

Low cutting load and improved chip control.

High performance cutting on difficult materials.

Achieves an exceptional surface finish.

Perfect perpendicularity in 90° square shoulder milling.

ALPHA MILL-X
Holder Features

High Rake Angle Cutting Edge

  • Improved surface finish
  • Decreased cutting load

Wider Chip Pocket

  • Provides outstanding chip control in high speed & high feed machining

ALPHA MILL-X
Insert Features

High Rake Angle Chip Breaker

  • Applied high rake angle
  • Improved chip control

High Rake Cutting Edge

  • Better surface toughness
  • Lower cutting load

Flat Clamping Area

  • Stable clamping in high speed & high feed machining

ALPHA MILL-X
Insert Designation

The Alpha Mill ADKT inserts feature a unique Alpha Curve geometry with a 15° positive rake for smooth chip flow and low cutting resistance across a wide range of materials.

Inserts are available in 10mm or 17mm.

Chip Breaker Guide

Chipbreaker Cutting Edge Application Description
MA Aluminium Optimal cutting edge, high positive rake and buffed surface prevents built up edge and smooth chip flow in aluminium machining
ML Stainless Steel / HRSA's Chip breaker with low cutting load is ideal for machining hard‑to‑cut materials such as stainless steel, titanium, inconel and hastelloy
MM General Machining Optimal for milling in general machining conditions

Grade Guide

Grade Chipbreaker Materials Features & Benefits
PC3700 ML
MM
Steel <40 HRC
Dedicated steel grade for continuous-light interrupted cutting at medium-high surface speeds. Provides advanced performance & maximum efficiency.
PC5300 MM
ML
Steel <40 HRC
Stainless Steel
HRSA's
Cast Iron
General PVD coated grade with high toughness for longer tool life. Suitable for light-heavy interrupted cutting at medium-high surface speeds.
PC6510 MM
ML
Cast Iron
Specialised grade for multi-purpose milling applications of cast iron. Suitable for continuous-light interrupted cutting at medium-high surface speeds.
PC9540 ML
MM
Stainless Steel
Dedicated grade for hard to cut stainless steel, PVD oxide film prevents wear caused by high temprature machining. Suitable for medium-heavy interrupted cutting at medium-low surface speeds.
H05 (Uncoated) MA
Non-Ferrous
Dedicated non ferrous grade for high speed, high feed milling & mirror surface finish. Uncoated polished grade for maximum swarf control in medium-high speed cutting.
UNC840 (CVD) MM
ML
HRSA's
Premium grade for machining of HRSA including Inconel, Hastelloy, Titanium alloy etc. Ideal for continuous-light interrupted cutting at high speed-low feed machining.

Application

Material Suitability

Material Excellent Good
P
Steel
H
Hardened Steel
M
Stainless Steel
S
HRSA's
K
Cast Iron
N
Aluminium & Non-Ferrous

Possible Machining Methods

Face Milling

Trochoidal Milling

Side Cutting

Slotting

Circular Interpolation

Downloads

Full Product PDF

Cutting Data PDF