Mold and Cavity Materials » Why Mold & Cavity Materials?

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Mold cavity steels need some different properties in some cases than mold base materials. The things to look for are--

  1. Machinability
  2. Hardness
  3. Polishability
  4. Heat Treatability
  5. Corrosion Resistance
  6. Abrasion Resistance

In order to get these properties there will be different elements added to the steel to obtain them.

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