Special alloy steel - Germany >>1.2344

  • 1.2344
  • Application : 1.2344 (similar to AISI H13)
    Conventional melting (EF+LF+VD)

    - Uniform and high level of machinability and polishability
    - High level of toughness and ductility
    - Good resistance to abrasion at both low and high temperatures
    - Excellent through-hardening properties
    - Good high-temperature strength and resistance to thermal fatigue
    - Very limited distortion during hardening.

    Moulds for :
    - for extrusion (dies, backers, dieholders, liners, stems, dummy blocks)
    - plastic moulding applications (Injection moulding of thermoplastics and for higher surface requirements)
    - severe cold punching, scrap shears, hot shearing, wear resisting parts

    Soft annealed with a hardness of a maximum of 229HB
    or hardened and tempered acc. to your request