Stainless Steel 420

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Description

Martensitic stainless steel with a relatively high carbon content. The corrosion resistance is moderate. The mechanical values apply to the heat-treated condition. This grade is hardenable.

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Properties

General

PropertyTemperatureValueComment

Density

23.0 °C

7.8 g/cm³

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Mechanical

PropertyTemperatureValueComment

Elastic modulus

23.0 °C

200 - 210 GPa

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Elongation A5

23.0 °C

12 - 13 %

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Hardness, Brinell

23.0 °C

230 [-]

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Tensile strength

23.0 °C

700 - 950 MPa

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Yield strength Rp0.2

23.0 °C

500 MPa

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Chemical properties

PropertyValueComment

Carbon

0.15 - 0.4 %

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Chromium

12 - 14 %

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Iron

82.3 - 87.9 %

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Manganese

1.5 %

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Molybdenum

0.5 %

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Nickel

0.75 %

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Phosphorus

0.04 %

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Silicon

1 %

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max.

Sulfur

0.03 %

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