Steel 1.7131 is a carbon steel with good weldability and machinability. It is suitable for use in the manufacture of parts and components that require good dimensional stability and mechanical properties. It has high surface hardness and wear resistance with good machinability. With a tensile strength of 640 – 1375 MPa, it is ideal for the manufacturing of gears, worms, bushings, and other machine components. This material can be heat treated to achieve a variety of mechanical properties.
High surface hardness • Wear resistance • High machinability and weldability