Punch Material
05-12-2008, 05:27 PM,
Punch Material
We use a Existing Tool to puch a CRCA(MS) Sheet steel and now we are planning to redesign a TOOL which can punch a Stainless Steel.

So i recommended a A2 steel for it ...

Pls anyone can comment on this..or can u advice me differently

Thanks and Regards,
05-15-2008, 10:07 AM,
RE: Punch Material
Hi Rajesh

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A2 tool steel sounds about right, but I'm no expert on tool steel selection Ashamed0002 It would be interesting to hear of any alternative material suggestions and also coatings/surface modifications that could further improve performance.

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