|Chemical composition %|
|DIN||73MoV5-2 - 1.2381|
|0.70 - 0.77||0.4 - 0.6||1.0 - 1.3||<0.025||<0.025||0.45 - 0.65||0.15 - 0.25|
High-carbon tool steel with added Vanadium and Molybdenum, characterized by high strength, torsional and fatigue resistance, for the production of basic high hardness tools. Similar to the N7E, N8E tool grades in the enriched version with alloying additives. Main applications are guillotines, punches, screwdrivers, threading dies, knives and blades. The hardened steel reaches a hardness of 64 HRC.
Other designations of the grade:
73 MoV 5-2, 1.2381, AISI S2, UNS T41902