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Secomax™ CBN500

Invented exclusively for white cast iron machining

Compared to today’s standard solution for machining white cast iron components, CBN500 offers you more. A lot more.

High chrome hard iron -
a hard challenge to machine

You can increase your tool life, and at the same time improve its repeatability – you can predict a long tool life, which will reduce downtime and insert consumption. The increased cutting time will give you reduced costs. There’s more – CBN500 is tougher than ever giving you fewer tool changes, less downtime and more savings.

Main benefits:

  • Increased tool life
  • Less machining downtime
  • Lower machining costs
  • Greater predictability of tool life
  • Reduced risk of catastrophic edge failure
  • Reduced crater wear development
  • Option to increase cutting data
  • Greater performance consistency



Secomax CBN500 has an all new patented binder, superior cBN particle distribution and significant improvements in particle to particle bonding. Bring all this together and you get a product which offers improved toughness and wear resistance in machining hard chrome irons when compared to any product currently on the market today.

Materials machined:

Secomax CBN500 has proved to be successful in the machining of the following materials;

  • High chrome hard irons
  • Chilled cast iron
  • Manganese steels
  • Hard steels (roughing)

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