Cold Work Tool Steel -- CRD
from Hitachi Metals America, Ltd.

Cold work die steel with highest abrasion resistance. [See More]

  • Features: Air; Die / Cold Work; Oil; Wear Resistant
  • Specifications & Grades: JIS
  • Type: ToolSteel
  • Shape / Form: Semi-finished, Mill Stock or Near Net Shapes; Round Bar or Rod Stock; Flats / Rectangular Bar; Squares; Bar Stock
Air Hardening Precision Ground Flat Stock -- 344
from Starrett

A6 is a medium alloyed air hardening tool steel that provides an excellent balance of machinability, toughness and wear resistance. Its lower heat treating temperature, which is similar to that of oil hardening steel, results in deep hardness and minimum distortion. [See More]

  • Features: Wear Resistant
  • Shape / Form: Semi-finished, Mill Stock or Near Net Shapes; Flats / Rectangular Bar; Bar Stock
  • Specifications & Grades: AISI
  • Thickness: 0.0625 to 1
MIM 17-4 H1100
from Kinetics Metal Injection Molding

Material Description: Precipitation-hardening stainless steel. Offers a good balance between corrosion resistance and strength. Magnetic. Hardenable to various strength levels and hardness by varying the aging heat treat temperature. Typically provides better corrosion resistance than the 400 series... [See More]

  • Features: Powder Metal Parts or Stock; Corrosion Resistant; Precipitation Hardening; Wear Resistant
  • Shape / Form: Fabricated Parts or Shapes (Castings, Forgings, Machined Parts, etc.)
  • Type: Stainless
  • Processing, Temper & Finish: Hardened / Heat Treated (optional feature)