J437_201801 Selection and Heat Treatment of Tool and Die Steels

Stabilized

01/09/2018

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Issuing Committee
Scope
Content
The information in this report covers data relating to SAE J438, Tool and Die Steels, and is intended as a guide to the selection of the steel best suited for the intended purpose and to provide recommended heat treatments and other data pertinent to their use.
Specific requirements as to physical properties are not included because the majority of tool and die steels are either worked or given special heat treatments by the purchaser. The purchaser may or may not elect to use the accompanying data for specification purposes.
Rationale
Content
The technical report covers technology, products, or processes which are mature and not likely to change in the foreseeable future.
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DOI
https://doi.org/10.4271/J437_201801
Pages
12
Citation
SAE International Information Report, Selection and Heat Treatment of Tool and Die Steels, SAE Standard J437_201801, Stabilized January 2018, Revised April 1970, Issued January 1949, https://doi.org/10.4271/J437_201801.
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Publisher
Published
Jan 9, 2018
Product Code
J437_201801
Content Type
Information Report
Status
Stabilized
Language
English

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