Hyperion Materials & Technologies manufactures a range of superior cemented carbides for hob blanks (gear cutting tool blanks). An overview of our carbide grades and their uses is provided below.
ISO P Steel - All type of steels, unalloyed steels, alloyed steels, and cast steel with exception of steel with austenitic structure. Use cemented carbide grades:
ISO M Steel - Stainless steel austenitic, austenitic-ferrite steel, and cast steel (duplex). Use cemented carbide grades:
ISO K Materials - Grey cast iron (GCI), cast iron with spheroidal graphite, malleable cast iron (MCI), nodular cast iron (NCI), compacted graphite iron (CGI), and austempered ductile iron (ADI). Use cemented carbide grades:
ISO H Materials - Hardened steel, cast iron materials, and chilled cast iron. Use cemented carbide grades:
Your Hyperion sales person can offer their expertise in selecting the gear hob blank and cemented carbide best suited to solve your needs.
*Cemented carbide is also known as solid carbide and tungsten carbide (WC).