Cold Work (Die / Mold) Metal Shapes and Stock Datasheets

AMPCO® Aluminum Bronze -- AMPCO® 15 Extruded

A wrought aluminum-iron-copper alloy recommended for medium-duty applications involving wear and fatigue, especially where higher ductility is required for cold working. Uses include: cams, bushings, bearing retainer cages, valve stems and guides, sleeve bearings. AMPCO ® 15 alloy will maintain... [See More]

  • Features: Corrosion Resistant; Die / Cold Work; Heat Resistant; Wear Resistant
  • Shape / Form: Round Bar or Rod Stock; Semi-finished, Mill Stock or Near Net Shapes; Bar Stock
  • Type: Copper; Alloy
  • Processing, Temper & Finish: Extruded; Wrought; Cold Finished, Rolled or Cold Drawn; Stress Relieved (Temper HR-50)
from G.L. Huyett

Ground flat stock is made from general purpose tool steel containing manganese to make it nondeforming and non-shrinking. It ’s used in toolrooms for tools, dyes, punches, templates, stripper plates, and in tight tolerance keyways. [See More]

  • Features: Die / Cold Work
  • Specifications: ASTM / ASME
  • Type: AlloySteel; Stainless; ToolSteel
  • Shape / Form: Flats / Rectangular Bar; Bar Stock
Bar Stock,Al,2024,1 1/2 x 6 In,1 Ft -- 2ARG1
from Grainger Industrial Supply

Bar Stock, General Purpose, Aluminum, Alloy Type 2024, Thickness 1 1/2 In, Width 6 In, Length 1 Ft, Unpolished Finish, Temper Cold Finish, Thickness Tolerance +/-0.003 In, Width Tolerance +/-0.030, Length Tolerance +/-1.000 In, Typical Tensile Strength 68,000 PSI, Typical Yield Strength 47,000 PSI,... [See More]

  • Features: Die / Cold Work
  • Shape / Form: Semi-finished, Mill Stock or Near Net Shapes; Bar Stock
  • Type: Aluminum
  • Thickness: 1.5
Cold Work Tool Steel -- ACD37
from Hitachi Metals America, Ltd.

Vacuum quenched and air quenched steel, improved for SGT as to hardenability and wire electric discharge machinability [See More]

  • Features: Air; Die / Cold Work
  • Specifications: Proprietary Grade
  • Type: ToolSteel; Alloy
  • Shape / Form: Round Bar or Rod Stock; Semi-finished, Mill Stock or Near Net Shapes; Flats / Rectangular Bar; Squares; Bar Stock
219 Stainless Steel -- Sheet
from Allegheny Ludlum Corp.

Intended for high-strength non-magnetic applications and aircraft parts [See More]

  • Features: Austenitic; Corrosion Resistant; Die / Cold Work; L / ELI
  • UNS Number: 21904
  • Type: Stainless; Alloy
  • Specifications: AISI; ASTM / ASME; UNS
Bar, Extrusion, other forms -- ATI 425 Alloy
from Allegheny Technologies Incorporated

ATI is committed to delivering ATI 425 ® Alloy in a full range of product forms, including hot-rolled bar, extrusion billet, and ingot for casting. Preliminary tests of ATI 425 ® Alloy for hot rolled bar indicate tensile performance comparable to Ti-6Al-4V (6-4 titanium). Detailed specs... [See More]

  • Features: Die / Cold Work; Heat Resistant; LightAlloy
  • Specifications: AMS; ASTM / ASME; AMS 6946
  • Type: Refractory / Reactive; Titanium; Alloy
  • Shape / Form: Ingot or Billet; Round Bar or Rod Stock; Sheet; Fabricated Parts or Shapes (Castings, Forgings, Machined Parts, etc.); Semi-finished, Mill Stock or Near Net Shapes; Strip; Flats / Rectangular Bar; U-channel shape; Bar Stock; Foil; Billet / Bloom
Ti Wire -- 3Al 2.5V
from ATI Wah Chang

Titanium's unique corrosion-resistance, great strength-to-weight ratio, excellent toughness and freedom from contamination, have made it a material-of-choice for aerospace systems and aircraft structural components for decades. Titanium is readily available for cost-effective use in an every... [See More]

  • Features: Coil Stock (optional feature); Corrosion Resistant; Die / Cold Work; Heat Resistant; LightAlloy; Shock Resistant; Wear Resistant
  • Specifications: ASTM / ASME; ASTM B 348 Grade 9, AWS A5.16 ERTi 9
  • Type: Refractory / Reactive; Titanium; Alloy
  • Shape / Form: Round Bar or Rod Stock (optional feature); Semi-finished, Mill Stock or Near Net Shapes; Wire (optional feature); Bar Stock (optional feature)
Mold Base Alloy -- Kirksite
from Eastern Alloys, Inc.

Eastern Alloys manufactures mold-base alloys, also known as Kirksite alloys. Kirksite is a moderate strength zinc-base alloy that was developed primarily as a forming tool alloy. Dies cast from Kirksite provide low-cost tooling because the alloy can be accurately cast, requiring a minimum of... [See More]

  • Features: Die / Cold Work; Specialty
  • Processing, Temper & Finish: Continuous, Centrifugal or Other Casting Process
  • Type: Zinc; Alloy; Mold, Die and Tooling Alloy
Hard Surfacing Alloy -- Universal Cobalt Alloy No.12
from Universal Wire Works Inc.

Universal No.12 is a cobalt-chromium-tungsten alloy suited for applications requiring extreme abrasion and corrosion resistance with moderate impact. The deposited hardness range of Rc 48-52 remains intact under operating temperatures of 1500 F. The excellent resistance to hot and cold abrasion,... [See More]

  • Features: Corrosion Resistant; Die / Cold Work; Heat Resistant
  • Shape / Form: Wire; Coated Electrodes
  • Type: Cobalt; Refractory / Reactive; Alloy
  • UTS: 76000