High-duty cutting tools (dies and punches), blanking and punching tools, woodworking tools, shear blades for cutting light-gauge material, thread rolling tools, tools for drawing, deep drawing and cold extrusion, pressing tools for the ceramics and pharmaceutical industries, cold rolls (working rolls) for multiple-roll stands, measuring instruments and gauges, small moulds for the plastics industry where excellent wear resistance is required.
Dimensionally stable, high carbon, high-chromium (12%) steel. Particularly suitable for air hardening. Good toughness.
|Compressive strength||Stability heat||Toughness||Wear resistance abrasive||Wear resistance adhesive|