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Alloy Steel 8620

Grade Summary: Alloy Steel 8620 has nickel imparts good toughness and ductility, chromium and molybdenum contribute increased hardness penetration and wear. It is readily carburized and the well-balanced alloy content permits hardening to produce a strong, tough core and high case hardness.

Typical Applications: Because of the fine combination of properties that may be developed, as well as the ease with which it may be processed, this material is ideal for a wide variety of applications.

  • Gears
  • Pinions
  • Oil pump piston rods and liners
  • Spline shafts
  • Piston pins
  • Cams
  • Jigs
  • Plastic molds
  • Oil tool slips
  • Jaws
  • Gauges

Typical Chemical Analysis:

  1. * C – .18/.23 Max. *Mn – .70/.90 *P – .035 Max. *S – .04 Max.
  2. *Si – .15/.35 *Cr – .40/.60 *Mo – .15/.25 *Ni – .40/.70

Typical Mechanical Properties**

As-Rolled Annealed
Tensile Strength (PSI) 97,000 78,000
Yield Point (PSI) 57,000 56,000
Elongation 25 31
Brinell Hardness 201 156

* Chemical Analysis will vary on each heat number
** All values are minimum values and are representative.
*** % in 2″

Metal Supermarkets offers a variety of shapes and sizes of alloy steel, cut to the size you need

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