440-XH is available in stock as bars / rods

Brief description
Designation Klein:CHRONIFER M-17 XH, Type 440XH
Class of metals:Hardenable martensitic stainless steel
with C addition
Material number:
Standard DIN:
Fusion:VIM + Micro-Melt®Powder metallurgy
Machinability:Difficult up to satisfying
Hardening capability:Up to 65 HRc
Polishing ability:adapted for mirror polishing
Corrosion resistance:good in the hardened, polished
and passivated condition
Uses:components for bearings, gears,
of retaining balls for valves, medical,
chirurgical and dental instruments,
cutting tools, as well as nozzles, axis etc.
of any types