High carbon stainless steel plates 8Cr13MoV
A Japanese made high-carbon, high chromium stainless steel, which offers a good balance of toughness,
edge sharpness and corrosion resistance.
Has .75% carbon. Cold Steel has made popular use of this steel.
This is tough steel, and holds an edge well.
8Cr13MoV ( aka 8Cr14MoV ) is a Changjiang made high-carbon stainless steel, which equals to Japanese AUS-8.
An excellent value priced steel for its performance.
It features quite similar performance characteristics to Japanese AUS-8 in terms of toughness, edge retention,
and wear resistance.
Chemistry data ( weight % )
* Ni < 0.50
Sample testStainless steel plate 8Cr13MoV, hot rolled, annealed, pickled 4.0*250*2000mm
Hardness: HB 210C 0.772Si 0.54Mn 0.409P 0.026S 0.008Cr 13.61Mo 0.243V 0.111Ni 0.21
ApplicationsWith a good balance of toughness, edge sharpness and corrosion resistance, this knife steel is very nice to make
surgical tools, beauty instruments and knives like Benchmade, Spyderco etc.After hardened and tempered, 8Cr13MoV stainless steel grade achieves HRC 58 - 60.
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