A-6 Tool Steel Data Sheet

A-6 Tool steel is available only in limited production. AISI A-6 is a general purpose tool steel that provides moderate wear resistance and tougheness. It is an air hardening grade that can be hardened at a low hardening temperature.

Chemical Composition

Carbon 0.70%
Manganese 2.00%
Chromium 1.00%
Silicon 0.30%
Molybdenum 1.35%

Typical Applications

Punches Dies
Machine Tool Parts Chucks
Molds Shear Blades

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