- High strength and toughness
- Excellent fatigue resistance
- Good machinability
- Widely used in the aerospace and defense industries
- Low corrosion resistance
- More expensive than other steel varieties
- It requires specialized welding techniques
High strength and toughness
It is designed to withstand the most demanding applications, ensuring high performance and a long service life. Its unique properties make it ideal for automotive, aerospace and heavy machinery construction.
Excellent fatigue resistance
It offers outstanding longevity and reliability, even in the most demanding high-stress applications. Its excellent fatigue resistance makes it the ideal choice for industries where parts are subjected to repeated stress, such as automotive, heavy machinery and aerospace.
Widely used in the aerospace and defense industries
It is a material widely used in the aerospace and defense industries due to its high strength, toughness and fatigue resistance. Its excellent properties meet the requirements of these industries, ensuring reliable performance, durability and light weight.
ALLOY STEEL 18 IMAGE GALLERY
Experience the revolutionary capabilities of Alloy Steel 18 (AISI 4317) and take your designs to new levels! This exceptional material boasts an impressive combination of properties that make it unique among other steel alloys.
High strength and toughness: AISI 4317 is designed to provide remarkable strength and toughness, ensuring that your parts can withstand demanding applications and challenging environments.
Excellent fatigue resistance: The higher fatigue resistance of this alloy ensures it can handle repetitive stress cycles, making it ideal for industries where parts must withstand high-stress environments.
Good machinability and formability: Ease of machining and forming of Steel 18 allows complex parts to be created while maintaining precision and tight tolerances.
Cost: While offering numerous advantages, Steel 18 can be more expensive than other steel alloys. However, its superior performance and durability often justify the additional cost.
Compared to other steel alloys, Alloy 18 (AISI 4317) offers a unique balance of properties that make it an excellent choice for various applications. Although some alternatives may offer specific advantages, the versatility and reliability of AISI 4317 are hard to beat. By choosing this material, you can be sure that your projects will benefit from its outstanding performances, durability and adaptability.
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alloy steel 18 PROPERTIES
|Tensile breaking load||690 MPa|
|Modulus of elasticity||205 GPa|
|Elongation at break||16%|
|Yield Strength||828 MPa|
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