The “Material” section allows you to input/select the specific material that will be machined.
- Select the “Material” you will be working in.
- Once “Material” is selected the “Subgroup” drop-down list only contains materials within the selected “Material” type. Input/ select the appropriate option from the list.
- Finally select the “Condition” if applicable (not all materials have a condition available for selection)
The hardness values (HBS, HBS, HRB and HRC) will autofill after steps 1 – 3 are completed. You may over-ride the default values by entering a known value in one of the 4 hardness boxes. Click the “Reset” button to change the hardness values back to default.