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Description

635M15 grade steel is a low alloy case hardening steel that may be used as an alternative to 655M17.

The steel can be carburised and hardened to produce a hard wear resistant case with a core strength of 770N/mm.

Size Range

45mm - 280mm Dia

Typical applications of 635M15 grade steel

  • Gears
  • Shafts
  • Pinions
  • Tappets
  • Valve rockers
  • Collets
  • Track pins
  • Steering balls and worms
  • Transmission components
  • Breech mechanisms 
  • Small arms parts

635M15 steel is still often referred to as EN351 steel - its equivalent grade under the previous BS 970: 1955 standard.

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PRODUCTION METHOD

Rolled or Forged

FINISHES

Black Bar or Bright Bar

Similar Grades

SAE/AISI

Grades for Potential Substitution (Greater)