TetraMiniCut TCF18 – Solenoid Valve Part – SH725


TetraMini-Cut face grooving insert eliminated chatter and achieved superior surface quality, thanks to its unique secure insert clamping method and light cutting geometry, providing 2 times tool life. A standard tool solution with inserts having 4 cutting edges, TetraMini-Cut also provided improved tool economy.

Industry Automotive
Component Solenoid valve
Material ISO code P - SteelP - Steel
Work material S45C
Machine(spindle type) CNC Lathe
Tool family Turning
Tool category Face grooving
Product name TetraMini-Cut
TSR No. 1563T
Solenoid valve


Tungaloy Competitor
Holder JS20X-STCFL18 Solid carbide grooving tool with single cutting edge
Insert TCF18L250F-005
Edges par insert 4 1
Cutting width 2.5 2.5
Grade SH725 PVD (P25)

Tool life

Tungaloy Competitor
Tool life (pcs/edge) 400 200

Cutting conditions

Tungaloy Competitor
Cutting speed V/c (mm/min) 90 90
Feed f (mm/rev) 0.06 0.06
Coolant External External


Tool life2 times