Grade Properties

Hyperion Materials & Technologies manufactures a range of cemented tungsten carbides for insert blanks and strips. The chart below offers an overview of our standard cemented carbide grades.

Hyperion cemented carbide grade properties


  Hyperion Cemented Carbide Grades
H10F AM50 AM70 MK10 H11N MP40 CE08
Hardness (HV30) 1590 1870 1560 1755 1300 1390 1550
Hardness (HRA) 92.1 93.7 91.6 93 89.2 90.3 91.7
Fracture Toughness KIC (MPam0.5) 12.7 9.7 13.2 12 15 15 8.8

All data shown are typical values.


Your Hyperion sales person can offer their expertise in selecting the carbide and insert blank best suited to solve your metal cutting application needs.


Did you know you can recycle your cemented carbide with Hyperion?  Visit our recycling page or contact us for details.



*Cemented carbide is also known as solid carbide and tungsten carbide (WC).