1.2367 X 38 CrMoV 5 3


1.2367     Germany   France
      DIN,WNr   AFNOR
      X38CrMoV5-3   X38CrMoV5-3


It is a hot work tool steel(Chrome–molybdenum–vanadium steel) for hardening in oil and in air with very good hardenability, high firmness during the heat and resistance to the tempering, very good toughness and plastic properties during normal and also higher temperatures.




%C %Si %Mn %P %S %Co %Cr %Mo %Ni %V %W Others
0,35-0,40 0,30-0,50 0,30-0,60 0,035 0,035 4,70-5,20 2,70-3,30 0,40-0,70


Hot working:

Forging temperature range: 1150-850℃
Note: Heat to 1200 ℃. Do not forge below 850.
Heat treatment:


Soft annealing As annealed hardness(≤ HB30) Hardening Temper
800-840 235 1038-1080 600-700


Main application:

Heavy duty forging dies
Shape of product:

Round, flat, step shape, ring, disc, shaft, other shape depend on customer needs