Machining 304 Stainless Steel: Feeds & Speeds WW167

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hi folks 304 stainless it's a material

that has a notorious reputation for

being difficult to machine or rather

easy to destroy end mills with let's

walk through some speeds and feeds for

both external features as well as some

internal pockets and drilling welcome to

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speeds and feeds for aluminum and

regular or mild steel both of those

materials they're relatively forgiving

they're relatively free machining

there's a wider range of speeds and

feeds that will work and they're not too

particular about what type of end Miller

tool that you use 304 stainless or many

of the same a series are the exact

opposite you've got a more narrow range

of speeds and fees the materials less