Sharp-edged Tools for Cutting
Our precision strip steel is suitable for a range of products requiring sharp edges such as scalpel blades, razor blades and various knives.
Our scalpel strip steel is used for the production of scalpel blades, microtome blades, food processing knives, arrowheads, carpet cutting knives and other industrial or hobby knives. UHB Stainless AEB-L is the best choice for these applications.
Our knife strip steel is used for various applications, among them household knives, butcher knives as well as knives within industrial production, e.g. knives and cutting tools for potatoes, vegetables and fruits. Suitable grades are UHB Stainless AEB-L, UHB Stainless 716 and UHB Stainless 731.
Important characteristics of steel for sharp-edged tools for cutting are:
- Very low levels of inclusions
- Good hardenability
- Perfect form-stability
- Good wear resistance
- Good corrosion resistance
- Uniform structure