Welcome to the Technical Data section of Greenleaf's Global Support Center.
Here you will find links to technical information concerning Greenleaf's products. Most of the links listed here will lead to PDF files that can either be opened in you browser or downloaded to your hard drive. You will need Adobe's Acrobat Reader to display the files. If you have an application or technical question that can't be answered by the information you find here, please contact Greenleaf's Technical Support Team at 800-458-1850 8am to 5pm EST, Monday through Friday. Or you may send an email to techteam@greenleafcorporation.com.

Milling

From heavy-duty cutting in severe interruptions to high-performance milling in hard materials, Greenleaf's comprehensive line of milling cutters and inserts is designed for outstanding performance and durability in the most demanding applications.

Milling Insert Grade Descriptions
Milling Insert Grade Reference
Uncoated Carbide Milling Speed Recommendations
CVD-Coated Carbide Milling Speed Recommendations
PVD-Coated Carbide Milling Speed Recommendations

Milling Application Guides
General Milling Application Data - Milling 101
Milling Nickel-Based Alloys - Milling Heat-Resistant Alloys
Excelerator® Mill Data - Milling Hardened Materials
Excelerator® XF Data - Milling Hardened Materials
Excelerator® Ball Nose Data

Turning and Boring

Greenleaf has extensive experience in the design and manufacture of turning and boring systems for a variety of industries worldwide. Using 4140 and 4150 alloy steel hardened to 42Rc and both ceramic and carbide inserts, Greenleaf turning and boring tools will meet your specific needs.

Carbide Grade Descriptions
Ceramic Grade Descriptions
Application Range for Carbide and Ceramic
Carbide Chipforms and Feed Rates
Ceramic Edge Preps
Uncoated Carbide Turning Speed Recommendations
CVD-Coated Carbide Turning Speed Recommendations
PVD-Coated Carbide Turning Speed Recommendations
Speed Recommendations for TurboForm® (TF) Chipform
Ceramic Productivity Manual
Speed Recommendations for GEM-7™ / GEM-19™ / HSN100


Heavy Turning

Ceramic cutting tools such as Greenleaf GEM-7™ composite material and WG-300® whiskered material combine with rigid, well designed holding systems to produce Greenleafs heavyturning tooling systems.

Carbide Grade Descriptions
Ceramic Grade Descriptions
Carbide Chipforms and Feed Rates
Ceramic Edge Preps
Uncoated Carbide Turning Speed Recommendations
CVD-Coated Carbide Turning Speed Recommendations
PVD-Coated Carbide Turning Speed Recommendations
Ceramic Productivity Manual
Speed Recommendations for GEM-7™ / GEM-19™ / HSN100
Heavy Turning Tool Options


Grooving, Profiling, and Cut-Off

Greenleaf offers one of the most comprehensive lines of grooving, profiling and cut-off inserts in the industry. Every application on the shop floor can use this unique tooling system that accommodates both ceramic and carbide inserts.

Carbide and Ceramic Grade Descriptions
Application Range for Carbide and Ceramic
Uncoated Carbide Turning Speed Recommendations
CVD-Coated Carbide Turning Speed Recommendations
PVD-Coated Carbide Turning Speed Recommendations
Speed Recommendations for GEM-7™ / GEM-19™ / HSN100
Ceramic Productivity Manual


Drilling

The Holemillâ„¢ is an indexable drill utilizing Greenleafs advanced coated-carbide grades for higher speeds, quieter cutting, longer tool life and reduced horsepower consumption. Inserts are positive squares (SPMT) for four indexes per insert. The Holemill™ is available in 1" to 3" diameters in 1/8" increments.

Carbide Speed and Feed Rates


Tube Scarfing

Greenleaf's modern tube scarfing system using indexable inserts offers greatly increased productivity potential from decreased downtime, longer tool life, faster tool change time, decreased tool costs and elimination of regrinding problems. In addition, a superior seam can be expected since an accurate radius form is always available on each side of the insert.

Carbide and Ceramic Grade Descriptions


Bar Peeling

Utilizing engineering systems capable of advanced 3-D modeling and CNC manufacturing equipment, Greenleaf is one of the few cutting tool manufacturers to provide a bar turning solution from the machine spindle through the cutting tool inserta complete tooling system engineered to meet your requirements.

Insert Geometry Selection