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Desktop Metal Expands Metal Portfolio with 4140 Chromoly Steel

November 12, 2019 News

Desktop Metal announces the launch of yet another new material for the Studio System: 4140 chromoly steel.

A versatile alloy with applications that include aerospace, tool and die manufacturing, the oil and gas industries, as well as automotive, agricultural and defense sectors, 4140 steel displays an excellent general tooling and end-use material due to its high strength-to-weight ratio, torsional strength and general toughness. 

A low alloy steel that contains chromium, molybdemum, and manganese, 4140 is typically used to create gears, spindles, fixtures, jigs and many other parts, including: 

  • Couplings
  • Connecting Rods
  • Sheet Metal Tooling
  • Pump Shafts
  • Sprockets

View the press release.

Download the 4140 MDS.

Posted by Heather Adams