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COLD WORK STEEL

  

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A2

DIN 2363

AISI A2

AFNOR Z100CDV5
X100CrMoV5
C 1.02 Si 0.35 Mn 0.60 Cr 5.10 Mo 0.1 V 0.25
Virat Special Steels A2

Virat Special Steels is the largest Supplier & Stockiest of A2 Steel in India.
A2 Steel is having high dimensional stability during heat treatment & High wear resistance and strength
Mainly utilized as cutting instruments, moves, shear razor sharp edges, cold pilger mandrels, cold stamping devices, molds for plastics handling.

Steel Properties

A2 is equivalent of DIN 2363 provides high hardness after heat treatment with good dimensional stability. It is heat treatable and will offer hardness in the range 53-63 HRC.

Physical Properties
Thermal Conductivity at °C 20 350 700
W/(m*K) 15.9 26.8 29.2
Application

This tool steel is used for cutting tools, rolls, shear blades, cold mandrels, cold stamping tools, moulds for plastics processing, blanking tools, punch dies, trim dies, forming dies, stamping dies etc

Heat Treatment
Soft annealing °C Cooling Hardness HB
810-850 Furnace max. 232
Stress-relief annealing °C Cooling
approx. 650 Furnace
Hardening °C Quenching Hardness after quenching HRC
930 - 970 Air, oil or saltbath, 500-550 °C 63
Tempering °C after quenching 100 200 300 400 500 600
HRC 64 63 60 58 59 53
DIN 2363
A2