Aluminum - Milling

INCH

Diameter
SFM
IPT
0.750 - 1.000
600 - 1500
0.006 - 0.008
0.625 - 0.750
600 - 1500
0.005 - 0.006
0.500 - 0.625
600 - 1500
0.004 - 0.005
0.250 - 0.500
600 - 1500
0.002 - 0.004
0.125 - 0.250
600 - 1500
0.001 - 0.002
0.000 - 0.125
600 -1500
0.000 - 0.001

Warning

Always use the speeds and feeds recommended from your tool manufacturer. Easy Speeds And Feeds only serves as a starting point and educational site.

 
 

Aluminum - HSS Drills

INCH

Diameter
SFM
IPR
0.000 - 0.125
300 - 400 SFM
0.001 - 0.004
0.125 - 0.250
300 - 400 SFM
0.004 - 0.006
0.250 - 0.500
300 - 400 SFM
0.006 - 0.011
0.500 - 0.750
300 - 400 SFM
0.011 - 0.013
0.750 - 1.000
300 - 400 SFM
0.013 - 0.014

Warning

Always use the speeds and feeds recommended from your tool manufacturer. Easy Speeds And Feeds only serves as a starting point and educational site.

 

Aluminum - Carbide Drills

INCH

Tool Diameter
SFM
IPR
0.000 - 0.125
700-1000
0.001 - 0.008
0.125 - 0.250
700-1000
0.008 - 0.012
0.250 - 0.500
700-1000
0.012-0.019
0.500 - 0.750
700-1000
0.019 - 0.022
0.750 - 1.000
700-1000
0.022 - 0.025

Warning

Always use the speeds and feeds recommended from your tool manufacturer. Easy Speeds And Feeds only serves as a starting point and educational site.

 

Aluminum - HSS Reamers

INCH

Tool Diameter
SFM
IPR
0.000 - 0.125
150 - 250
0.001 - 0.004
0.125 - 0.250
150 - 250
0.004 - 0.006
0.250 - 0.500
150 - 250
0.006 - 0.010
0.500 - 0.750
150 - 250
0.010 - 0.013
0.750 - 1.000
150 - 250
0.013 - 0.016

Warning

Always use the speeds and feeds recommended from your tool manufacturer. Easy Speeds And Feeds only serves as a starting point and educational site.

 

Aluminum - Carbide Thread Mill

INCH

Diameter
SFM
IPT
0.750 - 1.000
800 - 1200
0.0042 - 0.0065
0.500 - 0.750
800 - 1200
0.0025 - 0.0042
0.250 - 0.500
800 - 1200
0.0012 - 0.0025
0.125 - 0.250
800 - 1200
0.0004 - 0.0012
0.000 - 0.125
800 - 1200
0.0001 - 0.0004

Warning

Always use the speeds and feeds recommended from your tool manufacturer. Easy Speeds And Feeds only serves as a starting point and educational site.