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Product Description

BÖHLER K353 belongs to the group of conventionally produced 8% chromium steels. It is used in situations where chipper steels like 1.2360 are insufficient in terms of wear resistance and tool steels like 1.2379 (D2) do not have sufficient toughness. BÖHLER K353 is especially suitable for industrial knives for the woodworking industry. It is also used for stamping and cutting tools.

Property Features

  • Dimensional stability: good

Technical Specifications

Compressive strength Dimensional Stability in heat treatment Toughness Wear resistance abrasive Wear resistance adhesive

Chemical Composition

Chemical composition (average %)
0.82 0.70 0.40 8.00 1.60 0.60 +

Available product shapes

  • Long Products
  • Plates

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