How to Select Mold Steel?

There are many kind of steel, for long runs production, a durable mold is required, the tool steel must be selected properly, for small volume production, steel selection can be as economic as possible as long as it meet the requirement of production demands.

How to choose the injection mold steel? Important steel properties include:

  • Ease of machining
  • Dimensional stability after heat treatment
  • Wear resistance
  • Surface finish
  • Corrosion resistance
2018-10-27T08:23:44+00:00 October 14th, 2018|