Tool steel

Tool steel is the material used to produce various tools for plastic processing, non-ferrous alloys and other types of steels.

Tool steel must meet very high mechanical properties requirements.

It is also used for plastics injection molds, die casting molds, presses, punches, knives.

Common steel

SpecificationApplicationsAs-supplied condition
1.1739/C45workable, shallow-hardenable to 57 HRC, high ductilitylow stress mould and tool parts, base plates and holdersannealed or normalised to max. 190 HB

Plastic mould steel

SpecificationApplicationsAs-supplied condition
1.2311cost-effective machining, good polishability, chrome plateable, nitridable and flame hardenablesmall and medium-sized injection and compression moulds and mould frames up to 400 mm thickquenched and tempered to 280-325 HB
1.2312very good machinability, not suitable for polishing, surface treatment by etching and hard chromium platinglow stress mould parts, bolstersquenched and tempered to 280-325 HB
1.2738good quenching and hardening properties for sections over 400 mm, nitridable, hard chromium plateable and hardenablelarge parts for injection and compression moulds for bumpers, crates, TV casesquenched and tempered to 280-325 HB
1.2738 HHquenched and tempered, 1.2311 and 2738 based steel with improved hardness, high gloss polishable, weldable and workablelarge forming parts for injection and compression mouldsquenched and tempered to 330-380 HB
1.2343Hot work tool steel. Temperature fatigue resistance. High abrasive wear resistance.High stress moulds and inserts for high abrasive wear applications, Al, Mg and Zn pressure die-casting moulds.annealed to max. 230 HB
1.2344Very good tempering resistance and high resistance to dynamic loads. Good hardness at increased temperaturesHigh stress mould inserts, sprues and ejector pinsannealed to max. 230 HB
1.2316Corrosion resistant steel, good polishability and machinability. Surface treatment by etchinginjection moulds, forming inserts and PVC working toolsquenched and tempered to 265-310 HB
1.2085Corrosion resistant steel, very good machinability. Steel 1.2316+SCorrosion resistant injection mould partsquenched and tempered to 280-325 HB
1.2083Corrosion resistant. Chemically aggressive plastics working. Good machinability and polishability.Mould insertsannealed to max. 230 HB
1.2767Non-deformable steel, through hardened with good impact strength, high gloss polishable for transparent melts.injection and compression moulds, high hardness insertsannealed to max. 260 HB
1.2842Shallow-hardenable, stable steel with high abrasive wear resistanceHigh stress plastic moulds, high hardness inserts for high abrasive wear applications, stamping dies and blanking diesannealed to max. 230 HB

Hot work steel

SpecificationApplicationsAs-supplied condition
1.2343Hot work tool steel. Temperature fatigue resistance. High abrasive wear resistance.Moulds, punches and other high impact strength applicationsannealed to max. 230 HB
1.2344Very good tempering resistance and high resistance to dynamic loads. Good hardness at increased temperaturesHigh stress injection and compression tools.annealed to max. 230 HB
1.2365Guaranteed high mechanical and impact strengthExtrusion and stamping tools, pipe and cylinder barsannealed to max. 230 HB
1.2367Extremely high resistance to high temperature compared to 2344 and 2365 gradesPipe drawing and non-ferrous metal (Al and Mg) casting toolsannealed to max. 230 HB
1.2714Standard die-block steel with good tempering resistance and through hardenableLarge compression moulds for plastic aluminium working, forge moulds and die-casting mouldsannealed to max. 250 HB

Cold work steel

SpecificationApplicationsAs-supplied condition
1.2767Non-deformable steel, through hardened with good impact strength, high gloss polishable for transparent melts.Steel for blades and cutters, stamping dies, forge moulds, ejector pins and punch holdersmax. 260 HB
1.2379Very high abrasive wear resistance, high dimensional stability and resistance to dynamic loadsCutting, stamping, precision blanking and pressing tools, inserts for high abrasive wear applicationsannealed to max. 255 HB
1.2080High abrasive wear resistant, non-deformable steel, non-nitridabledeep drawing tools, pull broaches, drawing diesannealed to max. 250 HB
1.2842Shallow-hardenable, stable steel with high abrasive wear resistancepunching dies for sheets and plastics, cutting tools, bars for high abrasive wear applicationsannealed to max. 230 HB
1.2210Abrasive wear resistance, good machineability and polishability, i.e. silver steelpunches, strikers and ejector pinsannealed to max. 230 HB

Electroslag remelted (ESR) steel

SpecificationApplicationsAs-supplied condition
1.2343 ESRHigh purity 1.2343 grade steel with improved micro-homogenization and mechanical strength. ESR makes it a perfect choice for applications where high polishability is required.Large dimension plastic moulds, aluminium casting tools.annealed to max. 220 HB
1.2344 ESRHigh purity 1.2344 grade steel with improved micro-homogenization and mechanical strength. ESR makes it a perfect choice for applications where high polishability is required.Tools subject to high mechanical and thermal loads, aluminium casting and extrusionannealed to max. 220 HB
1.2365 ESRHigh purity 1.2365 grade steel with improved micro-homogenization and mechanical strength. ESR improves mechanical properties.Large casting toolsannealed to max. 220 HB

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