Virat Special Steels



Shape : Grade :

AISI A2 Steel

Standards : X100CrMoV5


DIN 2363


C 1.02 Si 0.35 Mn 0.60 Cr 5.10 Mo 0.1 V 0.25


Virat Special Steels AISI A2

Virat Special Steels is the biggest & leading Supplier & Stockiest of AISI A2 Steel.
AISI A2 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

AISI 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



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


  • Cold Work Steel
  • Hot Work Steel
  • High Speed Steel
  • Alloy Steel
  • Plastic Mould Steel


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