Mat.No. 1.8515, DIN 31CrMo12
Designation by Standards Brand Name Ravne No. Mat. No. DIN EN AISI 32CRMO12 785 1.8515 31CrMo12 31CrMn2 - Chemical Composition (in weight %) C Si Mn Cr Mo Ni V W Others 0.31 max. 0.40 0.55 3.05 0.40 max. 0.30 - - - DescriptionAl-free nitriding steel for relatively large cross sections, and also for higher nitriding hardness as a result of its chemical composition. ApplicationsSuitable for gear wheels, cylinders, drills, connecting rods, shafts, extruders, quides, thread gauges...
Designation by Standards
|Brand Name||Ravne No.||Mat. No.||DIN||EN||AISI|
Chemical Composition (in weight %)
|0.31||max. 0.40||0.55||3.05||0.40||max. 0.30||-||-||-|
Al-free nitriding steel for relatively large cross sections, and also for higher nitriding hardness as a result of its chemical composition.
Suitable for gear wheels, cylinders, drills, connecting rods, shafts, extruders, quides, thread gauges with relatively large-cross section.
Physical properties (avarage values) at ambient temperature
Modulus of elasticity [103 x N/mm2]: 210
Density [g/cm3]: 7.80
Mecahnical Properties in Quenched and Tempered Condition
|Diameter in mm||0.2 proof stress (N/mm2)||Tesnsile strength (N/mm2)||Elongation, min. (%)||Reduction, min. (%)||Notch impact energy (J)|
Heat to 650-700oC, cool slowly. This will produce a maximum Brinell hardness of 248.
Harden from a temperature of 870-910oC followed by oil quenching. Hardness after quenching is 64-66 HRC.
Temperature: 480-570oC. Hardness after nitridng is 480-570 HV1.
Tempering temperature: 520-570oC.
Tempering Temperature (oC) vs. Hardness (HRC)
Diagram Tempering Temperature – Mechanical Properties
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Hot forming temperature: 1100-900oC.
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