The evolution in pre-hardened mold steels from past to present will be discussed along
with how they changed the way the molding industry thinks worldwide. Molders and
mold builders will appreciate our comparison discussion on the differences and advantages
of newer pre-hardened materials versus materials from the past.
Primary topics :
#1 How choosing the right material will lower the costs of the tool.
#2 Advantages of using a pre-hard material versus a harden-able material.
#3 How Europe and Asia evolved in different directions.
#4 How the USA started Euro-centric and has evolved to a globalized view.