This nickel steel alloy is used in mechanical and structural components requiring strength and/or superior surface finish. Heat-treating is a common secondary process used to increase both strength and hardness.
|Mechanical Properties||As sintered||Heat-treated|
|Ultimate Tensile Strength||170 MPa||1000 MPa|
90 - 140 HV1
|Ni||1.9 - 2.2%|
|C||0.4 - 0.6%|
Data provided is typical. Actual parts should be tested for application specific performance.