Hot Work Applications

    The applications you find in hot work are some of the most demanding in the manufacturing environment. Uddeholm has been helping customers in these application areas for many years and they cover the following:
    • High pressure die casting (HPDC)
    • Forging
    • Press hardening/hot stamping
    • Extrusion
    Uddeholm has a proven track record of helping customers improve their die and tool life in these applications areas and also to reduce the cost per part produced.

    Uddeholm Dievar

    45%

    Hot wear resistance

    80%

    Plastic deformation resistance

    75%

    Heat checking resistance

    85%

    Premature cracking resistance

    Uddeholm Formvar

    45%

    Hot wear resistance

    45%

    Plastic deformation resistance

    70%

    Heat checking resistance

    45%

    Premature cracking resistance

    Uddeholm Impax Supreme

    50%

    Machinability

    30%

    Wear resistance

    60%

    Weldability

    90%

    Toughness

    Uddeholm Orvar 2 Microdized

    40%

    Hot wear resistance

    40%

    Plastic deformation resistance

    40%

    Heat checking resistance

    35%

    Premature cracking resistance

    Uddeholm Orvar Superior

    40%

    Hot wear resistance

    40%

    Plastic deformation resistance

    60%

    Heat checking resistance

    55%

    Premature cracking resistance

    Uddeholm Orvar Supreme

    40%

    Hot wear resistance

    40%

    Plastic deformation resistance

    60%

    Heat checking resistance

    50%

    Premature cracking resistance

    Uddeholm QRO 90 Supreme

    55%

    Hot wear resistance

    60%

    Plastic deformation resistance

    80%

    Heat checking resistance

    35%

    Premature cracking resistance

    Uddeholm Unimax

    60%

    Hot wear resistance

    60%

    Plastic deformation resistance

    70%

    Heat checking resistance

    40%

    Premature cracking resistance

    Uddeholm Vanadis 23 SuperClean

    Uddeholm Vanadis 30 SuperClean

    Uddeholm Vidar 1

    40%

    Hot wear resistance

    40%

    Plastic deformation resistance

    40%

    Heat checking resistance

    40%

    Premature cracking resistance

    Uddeholm Vidar Superior

    40%

    Hot wear resistance

    50%

    Plastic deformation resistance

    60%

    Heat checking resistance

    85%

    Premature cracking resistance

    Uddeholm QRO 90 HT

    55%

    Hot wear resistance

    60%

    Plastic deformation resistance

    80%

    Heat checking resistance

    35%

    Premature cracking resistance

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