Cold work tool steels

What kind of cold work tool steels does AUSA work?

AUSA works with different grades of cold work tool steels. The properties, applications, chemical composition, equivalent standards, heat treatments, profiles and dimensions in stock vary depending on the grade chosen.

Cold work tool steels - AUSA Special Steels

Cold work tool steels are used for forming materials: stamping, cutting, punching and coining.

They are characterized by achieving a balance between tenacity and hardness, wear resistance.

Their most common applications are for cutting and embossing dies, chasers, mill rolls, punches, woodworking tools, blades for plastic, threading tools, sliding plates, cold cutting knives, hammers and stamps.

AUSA works with renowned steel mills, thus ensuring the highest quality of the cold work tool steel.