ISO 513:2004 specifies the classification and application of hard cutting materials including hard metals (carbides), ceramics, diamond and boron nitride, for machining by chip removal, and establishes their application.
It is not applicable for other uses (e.g., mining and other percussion tools, wire-drawing dies, tools operating by deformation of the metal, comparator contact tips, etc.).
Status: WithdrawnPublication date: 2004-04
Edition: 3Number of pages: 3
Technical Committee: ISO/TC 29/SC 9 Tools with defined cutting edges, holding tools, cutting items, adaptive items and interfaces