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Schmolz + Bickenbach Formadur® 2083 Superclean Plastic Mold Steel
Categories: Metal; Ferrous Metal; Martensitic; Tool Steel; Mold Steel

Material Notes: Description: Formadur 2083 Superclean is an electro slag remelted (ESR) martensitic stainless steel developed for corrosion resistant applications and Supplied in the annealed condition

Characteristics: Good corrosion resistance; Good polishability; and High Hardness

Applications: Molds for processing corrosive plastics and Extrusion dies for processing corrosive plastics

Stress Relieving (Heat Treatment): 1200°F; Cooling: Furnace hold time 2 hours slowly cool in furnace to 920°F and them air cool; Hardness: <230 HB

Hardening (Heat Treatment): 1830°F- 1920°F Hold at temperature for 30 minutes; Cooling: Quench to 300°F then cool to below 150°F; Hardness: <56 HRC Quenched

Information provided by Schmolz + Bickenbach

Key Words: AISI 420 Modified
Available Properties
  • Density
  • Hardness, Rockwell C
  • Hardness, Rockwell C
  • Hardness, Rockwell C
  • Hardness, Rockwell C
  • Hardness, Rockwell C
  • Hardness, Rockwell C
  • Tensile Strength, 45 HRC
  • Tensile Strength, 50 HRC
  • Tensile Strength, 55 HRC
  • Tensile Strength, Yield, 45 HRC
  • Tensile Strength, Yield, 50 HRC
  • Tensile Strength, Yield, 55 HRC
  • Elongation at Yield, 55 HRC
  • Elongation at Yield, 50 HRC
  • Elongation at Yield, 45 HRC
  • CTE, linear
  • CTE, linear
  • CTE, linear
  • Thermal Conductivity
  • Thermal Conductivity
  • Thermal Conductivity
  • Annealing Temperature, Soft; Cooling: Furnace 20°F/hour to 1200 °F/ Then air cooled; < 230 HB
  • Carbon, C
  • Chromium, Cr
  • Iron, Fe
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Schmolz + Bickenbach (Swiss Steel International)

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