Working Parameters

Cutting Working Parameters
Granito-LP Bridge Saw Blades
Diameter (mm) Hard Granites (RPM) Soft Granites (RPM)
350 1364 1637
400 1194 1433
450 1061 1273
500 955 1146
600 796 955

*Wet use only.

Marmo Bridge Saw Blades
Diameter (mm) Coloured Marbles (RPM) White Crystal Marbles (RPM)
350 2456 2729
400 2149 2388
450 1910 2123
500 1719 1910
600 1433 1592

*Wet use only.

DL200 Bridge Saw Blades

(PS = Peripheral Speed in metres per second)

DL200 Original

Dekton®, Laminam®, Lapitec® Neolith®, Gres

Diameter (mm) PS (m/s) min RPM max RPM
400 35-40 1671 1910
400 ( CNC ) 35-40 1671 2200
450 35-40 1486 1698

Feed rate: Max 1.20m/min on 20mm thickness (depending on hardness of the porcelain). Mitre cutting feed rate = 0.7m/min.

 

DL200 Blue

Laminam®, Kerlite, Neolith®, Gres

Diameter (mm) PS (m/s) min RPM max RPM
400 35-40 1671 1910
450 35-40 1486 1698

Feed rate: 1.00-1.50m/min on 12mm thickness (depending on hardness of the porcelain).

 

DL200 Red

Lapitec®

Diameter (mm) PS (m/s) min RPM max RPM
400 35-45 1671 2149
450 35-45 1486 1910

Feed rate: Max 1.00m/min on 20mm thickness.

 

DL200 Yellow

Dekton®, Dekton® Zenith

Diameter (mm) PS (m/s) min RPM max RPM
400 40-50 1910 2388
450 40-50 1698 2123

Feed rate: Max 1.20m/min on 20mm thickness. Dekton® Zenith: Max 0.50m/min on 20mm thickness.

 

All Small Diameter Blades – Various
Diameter (mm) Recommended (RPM) Maximum (RPM)
115 9072 13300
125 7257 12000
150 6048 10185
180 5184 8730
230 3912 6790
Drilling Working Parameters
All Dry/Wet Core Drills – Various
Diameter

(mm)

Recommended (RPM) Maximum (RPM)
12 4400 4900
15 4300 4730
20 2860 3146
25 2290 2540
30 1910 2380
35 1630 2180
40 1430 1910
45 1270 1690
50 1140 1470
60 950 1270
70 810 1090
80 710 950
90 630 840
100 570 750
110 520 690
120 470 630
Monumental Mason Wet Core Drills
Diameter

(mm)

Recommended (RPM) Maximum (RPM)
20 2860 3146
24 2290 2540
28 1910 2380
90 630 840
Thinwall CNC Drills
Diameter
(mm)
Recommended
(RPM)
Feed Rate
(mm/min)
10 5730 30-50
20 2860 30-50
22 2290 30-50
25 2038 30-50
30 1911 30-50
35 1820 30-50
40 1592 30-50

*Wet use only.

DL-200 CNC Drills
Drill Diameter
(mm)
Recommended
(RPM)
Feed Rate
(mm/min)
10 3800 20-40
20 2500 20-40
25 2150 20-40
30 1800 20-40
35 1000 20-40

*Wet use only.

Polishing Working Parameters
Polishing Discs – Various
Disc Type Diameter
(mm)
Dry Use
(RPM)
Wet Use
(RPM)
Copper 100 1500-2000 3000-4000
WX2 100 1500-2000 3000-4000
WX1 100 3000-4000
DX1 100 2500-3500
3S 100 1500-2000 3000-4000
PPD Plain Paper 125 2000-3000
PPW Plain Paper 125 2000-3000 2000-3000
Velour Paper 125 2000-3000
RAPS 250 500
Automatic Edge Polishing Wheels – Various
Diameter
(mm)/Fitting
Pressure
(Bar)
Feed Rate
(mm/min)
100/Snail 2-3 800-1200
125/Snail 2-3 800-1200
125/QRS 2-3 800-1200

*Wet use only.

 

Diamond Polishing Drums

Diameter
(mm)
Dry Use
(RPM)
Wet Use
(RPM)
 50/75 1500-2000 3000-4000
Drainer Groove Polishing Wheels
Diameter/Disc Type (mm) Recommended
(RPM)
Maximum
(RPM)
100mm x r5 1100 2000
100mm x r6.35 1100 2000

*Wet use only.

Grinding Working Parameters
MB Diamond Cup Wheels
Diameter/Grade

(mm)

Recommended (RPM) Maximum (RPM)
100/Coarse 3000-4000 11000
100/Medium 3000-4000 11000
100/Fine 3000-4000 11000
Flaring & Straight Cup Wheels
Type Recommended (RPM) Maximum (RPM)
Flaring 2000-3000 8500
Straight 2000-3000 8600
Fibreflex Discs
Diameter

(mm)

Recommended (RPM) Maximum (RPM/)
127 2500-3000 10000
178 2500-3000 6700
Fibre Discs
Diameter

(mm)

Recommended (RPM) Maximum (RPM/)
125 2500-3000 10000
180 2500-3000 8500
Bridge Saw Milling Wheels
Diameter

(mm)

Hard Granites (RPM) Soft Granites (RPM) Recommended Stock (mm) Maximum Stock (mm)
350 1364 1637 5 10
400 1194 1433 5 10

*Wet use only.

Recessed Drainer Stubbing Wheel
Dimensions

(mm)

Recommended (RPM) Feed Rate (mm/min) Maximum Stock Removal (mm)
86 x 40 x 50+3 4300 600 2-3mm/Pass

*Wet use only.

Diamond Antiquing Wheels
Diameter

(mm)

Maximum (RPM)
130 1800

*Wet use only.

VB Drums
Diameter

(mm)

Recommended (RPM) Maximum (RPM)
20 4000-5000 7500
50 3000-4000 6500
75 2000-3000 5500
Fluting Wheels
Dimensions

(mm)

Recommended (RPM) Maximum (RPM)
150 x 10 x r5 1500-2500 6400
Profiling Working Parameters
MB Profile Wheels
Profile Recommended (RPM) Maximum (RPM)
All 3000-4000 6500

*Recommend grinding/removing sharp corners (top and bottom depending on edge profile) to help prolong the life of the wheel.

**Wet use only.

VB Profile Wheels
Profile Recommended (RPM) Maximum (RPM)
All 3000-4000 6500

*Recommend grinding/removing sharp corners (top and bottom depending on edge profile) to help prolong the life of the wheel.

Milling Crown
Dimensions
(mm)
Recommended (RPM) Feed Rate
(mm/min)
Maximum Stock Removal (mm)
20 x 20 x M12 6000-8000 1000-1500 0.5-1.0

*Ensure bottom of Router Crown is below the bottom of the slab when making final pass, to avoid “blow-out” particularly on more sugary stones.

**Wet use only.

Bridge Saw Drainer Groove Wheel
Diameter

(mm)

Recommended (RPM) Maximum (RPM)
400 1194 2300
VB Drainer Groove Wheels
Profile Recommended (RPM) Maximum (RPM)
All 3000-4000 6500
Sculpture Burrs
Dimensions

(mm)

Recommended (RPM)
60 OAL x 6 8000-12000
CNC Tooling Working Parameters
Thinwall CNC Drills
Diameter

(mm)

Recommended (RPM) Feed Rate (mm/min)
10 5730 50
20 2860 50
22 2290 50
25 2038 50
30 1911 50
35 1820 50
40 1592 50

*Wet use only.

DL-200 CNC Drills
Drill Diameter

(mm)

Recommended (RPM) Feed Rate (mm/min)
10 3800 40
20 2500 40
25 2150 40
30 1800 40
35 1000 40

*Wet use only.

Parallel Routers
Dimensions

(mm)

Recommended (RPM) Feed Rate (mm/min)
20 x 40 x 5 seg 5000-6000 250-400
20 x 45 x 5 seg 5000-6000 250-400

*Reduce spindle speed for first 2000mm when router is new.

**Wet use only.

DL-2 Parallel Router
Dimensions (mm) Recommended (RPM) Feed Rate (mm/min)
20D x 40L x 5 seg 4000-5000 150-250

**Reduce spindle speed for first 2000mm when router is new.

**Wet use only.

Plunging Parallel Router
Dimensions

(mm)

Recommended (RPM) Feed Rate (mm/min) Max Stock Removal (mm)
20 x 40 x 5 seg 5000-6000 700-900 2mm/Pass

*Reduce spindle speed for first 2000mm when router is new.

**Wet use only.

VB CNC Parallel Router
Dimensions

(mm)

Recommended (RPM) Feed Rate (mm/min)
20D x 40L 6000-7000 600-1200

*Wet use only.

 Hob Cut-Out Router
Dimensions

(mm)

Recommended (RPM) Feed Rate (mm/min) Stock Removal Rate (mm/min)
10 x 15 x 10 Shank 6000-8000 1000-1500 0.5 – 1.0

*Ensure bottom of Router Crown is below the bottom of the slab when making final pass, to avoid “blow-out” particularly on more sugary stones.

**Wet use only.

Jumbo Z70 45 & 20mm Profile Wheels
Position/Grade

 

Recommended (RPM) Feed Rate (mm/min) Maximum Stock Removal (mm)
Pos.1/40 4000-5500 400-600 1.0
Pos.2/120 4000-5500 400-800 0.5-0.6
Pos.3/250 4000-5500 400-800 0.2-0.3
Pos.4/600 4000-4500 400-800 0.1
Pos.5/800 2500 600-1000 0.05
Pos.6/1500 2500 600-1000 0.05
Pos.7/3000 2500 600-1000 0.05

*Can be used with or without oscillation.

**Wet use only.

TRAP 30 45º Mini Profile Wheels
Position/Grade

 

Recommended (RPM) Feed Rate (mm/min) Maximum Stock Removal (mm)
Pos.1/40 4000-5500 400-600 1.0
Pos.2/120 4000-5500 500-800 0.5-0.6
Pos.3/250 4000-5500 500-800 0.2-0.3
Pos.4/600 4000-4500 500-800 0.1
Pos.5/800 2500 600-1000 0.05
Pos.6/1500 2500 600-1000 0.05
Pos.7/3000 2500 600-1000 0.05

*Wet use only.

45º Single Corner Breaker Wheel – 35mm Bore Fitting
Dimensions

(mm)

Recommended (RPM) Feed Rate (mm/min)
120 x 25 x 35 4000-5500 250-800

*Wet use only.

 Pos. 1-4 MB Profile Wheels – 60-90mm Diameter
Position/Grade

 

Recommended (RPM) Feed Rate (mm/min) Maximum Stock Removal (mm)
Pos.1/40 5000-5500 400-800 2.0
Pos.2/120 5000-5500 500-800 0.5-0.6
Pos.3/250 5000-5500 500-800 0.2-0.3
Pos.4/600 5000-5500 500-800 0.1

*Wet use only.

 Pos. 1-4 MB Profile Wheels 95mm – 120mm Diameter
Position/Grade Recommended (RPM) Feed Rate (mm/min) Maximum Stock Removal (mm)
Pos.1/40 4000-4500 500-800 2.0
Pos.2/120 4000-4500 800-1200 0.5-0.6
Pos.3/250 4000-4500 800-1200 0.2-0.3
Pos.4/600 4000-4500 800-1200 0.1

*Wet use only.

 Pos. 5-6 Profile Wheels – Granite & Quartz/Eng. Stone
Position/Grade Recommended (RPM)) Feed Rate (mm/min) Statistical

Wear

Adaptive

Wear

Pos.5G/600 1600 800-1200 12 14
Pos.6G/1000 1600 800-1200 13 14
Pos.5E/1000 1600 800-1200 9 13
Pos.6E/3000 1600 800-1200 8 8

*Wet use only.

Pos. 5-7 Profile Wheels – Universal
Position/Grade

 

Recommended (RPM) Feed Rate (mm/min) Maximum Stock Removal (mm)
Pos.5/800 2500 800-1200 0.05
Pos.6/1500 2500 800-1200 0.05
Pos.7/3000 2500 800-1200 0.05

*Wet use only.

PCD Engraving Tool
Dimensions(mm) Recommended (RPM) Feed Rate (mm/min) Maximum Stock Removal (mm)
10 x 15 x 10 Shank 6000-8000 1000-1500 2mm/Pass
Max stock removal: 2mm each step
*Very brittle – handle with care.
**Must be used wet.
Flute Routers
Diameter/Position

(mm)

Recommended (RPM) Feed Rate (mm/min) Maximum Stock Removal (mm)
All/Pos.1 6000 400-600 1.0
All/Pos.2 6000 400-600 0.3
All/Pos.3 6000 400-600 0.1

*Wet use only.

2 Stage Flute Wheels – Resin Grades
Recommended (RPM)) Feed Rate (mm/min) Statistical

Wear

Adaptive

Wear

1600 1000 12 14

*Wet use only.

Recessed Drainer Stubbing Wheel
Dimensions

(mm)

Recommended (RPM) Feed Rate (mm/min) Maximum Stock Removal (mm)
86 x 40 x 50+3 4300 600 2-3mm/Pass

*Wet use only.