Superior FORGE-RITE™ Steel Datasheet

Wrought Tool Steel

Supplied by Superior Die Set Corporation

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Product Description
This hot-rolled 4340 alloy steel is a proprietary material specially formulated for the manufacture of forging equipment and tooling. It is a tough, shock resistant nickel-chrome-moly steel with optimum grain flow characteristics. It is supplied "stress relieved" at 215-255 Bhn with improved machinability. Typical applications include those with severe impact, heat, wear, and stress.
Material Status 
  • Commercial: Active
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • North America
Available Documents
Technical Datasheet (English)
Metals General
Nominal Value
Metal Type (Hot Worked)
Metals Type Analysis
Nominal Value
Type Analysis
Metals Mechanical
Nominal Value
Hardness (HB-Scale)
1Typical properties: these are not to be construed as specifications.
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