Alloy Steels

By: Special Steels and Metals  06-Dec-2011

HIGH PERFORMANCE special steel. 41-45 HRC hardness in the pre-hardened supply condition.
Approx. 185HB hardness in the annealed condition.
Intended for applications with severe demands on the mechanical properties of the material while also requiring very good machinability. Suitable for induction hardening,PVD coating & NITRIDING (900-1100 HV surface hardness).For highly stressed drive shafts and transmission parts for motor vehicles,tool and cutter holders,rolls and clamp jaws.

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