1.4980 (X6NiCrTiMoVB25-15-2) is special corrosion, oxidation and heat resistant, precipitation hardenable austenitic stainless steel. It is designed for long-term, high strength service up to 700°C. It is non-magnetic even after severe cold deformation. The alloy has good oxidation resistance in continuous service up to 800°C. It shows the following features and properties:

  • Very high corrosion resistance
  • Good oxidation resistance up to 800°C
  • Non-magnetic even after severe cold deformation
  • High strengths that are well retained up to 700°C
  • Good machinability
  • Related Standards

    Equivalent Materials



    Elongation A

    15 % at 20 °C

    Hardness, Brinell HB

    248 [-] at 20 °C


    Tensile strength Rm

    895 MPa at 20 °C

    Yield strength YS

    585 MPa at 20 °C

    Chemical properties


    Weight %



    56 %


    25.5 %


    15 %


    2.1 %


    1.5 %

    Technological properties

    Application areas

    Offshore & marine: Fasteners, and critical pump/valve components;Aerospace: Turbine shafts, aero engine components and high performance fasteners;Power generation: Components for gas turbines, turbine discs, and turbine blades;Other: Springs, screws, bolts, thrust nozzles and transmission parts

    Corrosion properties

    Very high corrosion resistance

    General machinability

    It has good machinability and machines best in the precipitation-hardened condition when it has a machinability rating 45% that of AISI1212 free-cutting grade.

    This material data has been provided by Columbia Metals.

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    Equivalent standards are similar to one or more standards provided by the supplier. Some equivalent standards may be stricter whereas others may be outside the bounds of the original standard.