Cutting Tool Coating Portfolio

Coating

Material

Thickness

range µm

Micro

hardness

HV 0.05

Friction vs.

Steel

Service T °C

Deposition T °C

Color

Crosscut™

AlCrN

2 - 4

3000

0.55

1050

450 - 500

grey

Crosscut Plus

AlCrN

2 - 4

3200*

0.55

1050

450 - 500

grey

Hardcut

TiSiN

2 - 4

3500

0.4

1100

450 - 550

copper

Hardcut Plus

TiSiN

2 - 4

3800*

0.4

1100

450 - 500

copper

Maximizer

AlTiN

2 - 4

3500

0.6

850

450 - 550

blue-black

Maximizer Plus

TiAlN

2 - 4

3100*

0.6

850

450 - 550

purple-black

Dominizer™

AlTiCrN

2 - 4

3200

0.55

850

450 - 550

silver

Tetrabond™

ta-C

0.5 - 2

5000

0.15

750

300

dark-grey

Tetrabond™ Plus

ta-C

0.5 - 1.5

5000

< 0.1

500

180

dark-grey

Ionbond™ 01

TiN

2 - 4

2800

0.5

500

450 - 550

gold

Ionbond™ 10

TiCN

1 - 3

3000

0.2

300

450 - 550

blue-grey

Ionbond™ 14

TiCrN

2 - 4

2200

0.55

600

450 - 550

grey

Ionbond™ 15

TiAlCrN

2 - 4

1800 - 3000

0.6

800

450 - 550

grey

Ionbond™ 16

TiAlN

2 - 4

3200

0.6

800

450 - 550

grey

Ionbond™ 18

TiAlCN

2 - 4

2800

0.4

700

450 - 550

grey

Ionbond™ 30

CrN

3 - 5

2300

0.55

700

450 - 550

silver

Ionbond™ 41

a-C:H:W + a-C:H

1.5 - 3

2800

0.15

300

200

dark-grey

Ionbond™ 42

Cr + CrN + a-C:H

1.5 - 3

2800

0.15

300

200

dark-grey

Ionbond™ 50

B4C

1 - 2

3400

0.55

800

200

black

Ionbond™ 60

ZrN

2 - 4

2600

0.55

500

300

gold

Ionbond™ 62

Ti(C,N) + MoS2

2 - 4

2000

0.03

500

450

black

Bernex™ 08

Ti(B,C,N)

12 - 16

3500

0.2

1000

1000

gold

Bernex™ 10

TiN-TiCN-TiN

4 - 6

2800

0.3

800

1000

gold

Bernex™ 13

Ti(C)N-TiC-TiN

8 - 10

2600 - 2800

0.3

800

1000

gold

Bernex™ 29

αAl2O3 / κAl2O2

8 - 15

3000

0.3 - 0.4

1200

1000

black-maroon

* Micro hardness HV 0.02