This standard was last reviewed and confirmed in 2018. Therefore this version remains current.
ISO 513:2012 specifies the classification and application of hard cutting materials, including hardmetals, ceramics, diamond and boron nitride, for machining by chip removal, and establishes their application.
It is not applicable to other uses (mining and other percussion tools, wire drawing dies, tools operating by deformation of the metal and comparator contact tips, etc.).
Status: PublishedPublication date: 2012-11
Edition: 4Number of pages: 3
Technical Committee: ISO/TC 29/SC 9 Tools with defined cutting edges, holding tools, cutting items, adaptive items and interfaces
- ICS :
- 25.100.01 Cutting tools in general
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