Year: 2014

Shim Steel

In engineering, a shim is a thin piece of material, used to fill small gaps or spaces between objects. Shims are typically used in order to support, adjust for better fit, or provide a level surface. Shims may also be used as spacers to fill gaps between parts subject to wear. Hardened spring steel is very suitable for …

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01 Tool Steel

01 is an oil hardening carbon manganese tool steel, possessing excellent dimensional stability during heat treatment.  01 is used for the production of ground flat stock, a precision material used in tool making and other engineering applications. Typical applications: Press Tools, Broaches, Clipping, Marking Punches, Gauges, Jigs, Deep Drawing Dies, Slitting Cutters, Taps & Screwing Tools …

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M2

M2 is a general purpose high speed steel giving good toughness, good machinability, wear resistance and high compressive strength. Used in a wide variety of applications, such as woodworking tools, punches and dies, circular cutters, lathe tools and broaches. It is also suitable for press tools, blanking and cold extrusion tools. Mean analysis Carbon 0.85% Chromium …

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440B

Grade 440B stainless steel is a high carbon martensitic stainless steel containing good strength, moderate corrosion resistance and ability to obtain and maintain wear resistance and excellent resistance. Grade 440B is typically used in measuring instruments, gage blocks, cutlery, knives, dies, molds, ball bearings and valve components. Analysis Carbon 0.75-0.95% Chromium 16.00-18.00% Manganese 1.00% max …

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EN47 Spring Steel Bar

We have extended our range of spring steel bar to include EN47 round bar. EN47 is Chrome Vanadium steel used in the hardened condition for many applications where high tensile strength, hardness and wear resistance are required. Close equivalents include 50CrV4, 735A51, SAE 6150 Analysis Carbon 0.45-0.55% Silicon 0.50% max Manganese 0.50-0.80% Phosphorous 0.06% max Chromium …

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