Desktop Metal Expands Metal Portfolio with 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:
- Connecting Rods
- Sheet Metal Tooling
- Pump Shafts
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