5 Flute ALtima® Coated Carbide Single End Mill

5 Flute ALtima® Coated Carbide Single End Mill

Made In The USA
Item #: 20-403-610
Brand: M.A. FORD
Size: 12mm
No. of Flutes: 5
Length of Cut: 26mm

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Five Flute Tools Gain 20% Or More In Productivity over Four Flute Styles


  • Designed for efficient general purpose milling of steels, cast irons and most other materials.
  • Ideal for tough materials or abrasive work.


  • Can run faster than high speed steel or cobalt because of their high heat resistance.
  • Strong cutting edges allowing for increased depths of cut at elevated cutting speeds and feeds.
  • Altima coated.
  • Center cutting.
  • Regular length & long length options.
M.A. Ford? 12mmTuffCut XR 5 Flute Carbide End Mill,.75mmR, Series 178
Product Specifications
Brand M.A. FORD
Size 12mm
No. of Flutes 5
Length of Cut 26mm
Shank Diameter 12mm
Tool Material Solid Carbide
Finish Coating ALtima®
Center Cutting Yes
Single or Double End Single
Overall Length 83mm
Corner Radius .75mm
Application Milling
Coating ALtima®
Cutting Direction Right Hand
Cutting End Shape Square
Cutting Ends Single
Flute Shape Spiral Flute
Diameter 12mm
Helix Angle 38° Helix
Industry Standard Tuff Cut® XR
Flute Length 26mm
Model # 17847202A
No. of Ends Single
Prop. 65 Yes
Series Tuff Cut® XR
Shank Style Straight Shank
Tolerance_Cutter Width +.000/-.070mm
Radius_R 0.75mm
Tolerance_Cutting Diameter +.000/-.070
Type Multi Flute End Mill
Weight 0.44 lbs.
Prop 65 Warning Many metalworking products do contain metals that are included in the latest Prop 65 warning. Exposure to the elements can be harmful. May cause cancer and reproductive harm.

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