Tool steels – as diverse as your requirements

The solutions realised by Deutsche Edelstahlwerke are as diverse as the requirements customers impose on the right steel grade.

The wide range of tool steels offered by Deutsche Edelstahlwerke displays properties tailored precisely to the respective application, such as economical machinability, high wear resistance, good thermal conductivity and good hardenability, as well as good polishing and texturing properties.

As a specialist for high-grade steels and one of the world's largest producers of tool steel, Deutsche Edelstahlwerke is today in a position to manufacture precisely the steels required for the individual requirements.

The works store regularly has more than 12,000 tonnes of tool steel in stock in some 3,500 different sizes. The products range from wire sizes with a diameter of less than 1 mm all the way to forged ingots with individual weights in excess of 40t.

The product range of Deutsche Edelstahlwerke comprises four categories of tool steel:

  • Cold work steels
  • Hot work steels
  • Steels for plastic moulding
  • High-speed steels

Our hardening and machining shops in Germany, Asia and North America can handle additional service requirements of our customers.