Sandvik 12C27M

Strip steel Datasheet

Datasheet updated 2018-07-30 14:26 (supersedes all previous editions)

Disclaimer: Recommendations are for guidance only, and the suitability of a material for a specific application can be confirmed only when we know the actual service conditions. Continuous development may necessitate changes in technical data without notice. This datasheet is only valid for Sandvik materials.

Sandvik 12C27M is a martensitic stainless chromium steel developed for the manufacture of kitchen tools with high demands on wear- and corrosion resistance properties. After heat treatment the grade is characterized by:

  • High hardness which gives good wear resistance.
  • Good corrosion resistance

Typical applications for Sandvik 12C27M are kitchen tools, such as different types of knives and scissors, that need to tolerate dish-washing.

Standards

  • ASTM: (420, 440A)
  • W.Nr.: (1.4034/1.4037)

In brackets, nearest corresponding grade.

Disclaimer: Recommendations are for guidance only, and the suitability of a material for a specific application can be confirmed only when we know the actual service conditions. Continuous development may necessitate changes in technical data without notice. This datasheet is only valid for Sandvik materials.