Sandvik 4C27A free-cutting medical wire

Wire Datasheet

Datasheet updated 2018-08-07 11:30 (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 4C27A is a hardenable stainless chromium steel alloyed with molybdenum. This grade is supplied in wire form.

It is characterized by:

  • Very good machinability
  • High wear resistance
  • Good toughness
  • Good corrosion resistance due to addition of molybdenum

Sandvik 4C27A is used for the manufacture of precision components such as watch parts, measuring points, dental tools, precision instruments and drilled surgical needles.

Standards

  • ASTM: 420F Mod
  • DIN: X 22 CrMoNiS 13 1

Product standard

ASTM F899

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.