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Office Address
AKM Steels Ltd.
Unit 1, The Malthouse,
Masbrough Street, Rotherham,
South Yorkshire S60 1EX
Tel: 01709 377005
Fax: 01709 377006
Email: sales@akmsteels.co.uk
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Incorporated in the UK

High Speed Tool Steels

Extensive Range - Expert Advice

High Speed Steel (or HSS) is frequently used in the manufacture of tools
such a drill bits, saw blades, milling cutters, gear cutters and various
other cutting tools which need to operate at high speeds.

Specifically manufactured to withstand the increases in temperature which
fast operations generate without losing its temper, High Speed Steel can
cut faster than high carbon steel, hence its name.

AKM Steels supplies HSS of the finest quality which can be used with
absolute confidence in the manufacture of a wide range of tools.

A list of our High Speed Tool Steels available for order is detailed in
the table below: -

Material No. DIN Designation Datasheet
1.3343 HS6-5-2C Download PDF
PM-Steel** (PMD23) - Download PDF
PM-Steel** (PMD30) - Download PDF
PM-Steel** (PMD60) - Download PDF
PM-Steel** (PMD M4) - Download PDF
Key:
* = 1.2311 without S
(buffability)

1.2312 with 0.05 S
(machinability)

1.2738 with 1% Ni
(through-hardening capability)

** = Powder Metallurgical Steel
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means that AKM can offer the
resources of the largest special
steel foundry in Germany to
our clients.

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