Alloy Steel Machined Parts
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Steel Alloy Machining Characteristics
Common Material Cost Comparison
|Type||General Characteristics||Alloy||Common Applications||Tolerances for 1/2" Dia.||Material Cost Factor||Machining Cost Factor|
|Steel||Designed for excellent machinability. Case hard only||12L14||Endless commercial products; probably more pounds used in turned products than any other material||Cold drawn 0||1||1|
|Stainless Steel||Designed for machining, non-magnetic||303||Electronic hardware, automotive, aerospace, medical instruments, and many applications requiring corrosion resistance||Cold finished +/- .002||1.9||2.7|
|Brass||Designed for machining||2011||Electronic hardware, endless commercial products||Cold finish +/-.0015||3.8||.6|
|Aluminum||Designed for machining||2011||Electronic hardware, endless commercial products||Cold finish +/-.0015||3.8||.6|
|Titanium||High strength, light weight, good bio-compatibility||Ti-6Al-4VEli||Medical implants||Ground & polished +/-.002||30.2||6|
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