Wear, late design changes or mistakes in machining can all lead to the need to add material to your mould. Laser metal deposition is an excellent way to solve these kinds of problems with its accuracy and processability.
Uddeholm Corrax is the perfect material grade to use to add, change or repair plastic moulding tools with its excellent corrosion resistance, high hardness and good processability. With a post weld treatment of 525°C Uddeholm Corrax will have a hardness of 48 HRC and corrosion resistance comparable to conventionally produced stainless steels.
The perfect material grade to use to add, change or repair plastic moulding tools with its: