M2 High Speed Tool Steel Drill Rod

The most commonly used grade of the high speed category, M2 is a molybdenum-tungsten grade with excellent red hardness, wear resistance and toughness. M2 is generally suitable for use in applications specified for T1 high speed steel. Some applications include: drill bits, reamers, taps, gear cutters, lathe tools, broaches, boring tools, forming rolls, inserts, punches, milling cutters and end mills.

Typical Analysis:

Carbon
.85/.95
Sulfur
.030 max
Phosphorus
.030 max
Molybdenum
5.00
Tungsten
5.50/6.50
Chromium
4.00
Silicon
.20/.40
Vanadium
2.00
Manganese
.30



Tolerances:

Size in Inches
Size Tolerance (inches)
Over
Under
Up to 1/8
0.0003
0.0003
1/8 up to 1/2
0.0005
0.0005
1/2 thru 3
0.001
0.001

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Stock Sizes:
Available in 36" Lengths

1/16" Dia M2 Tool Steel Drill Rod
5/64" Dia M2 Tool Steel Drill Rod
3/32" Dia M2 Drill Rod
7/64" Dia M2
1/8" Dia M2
5/32" Dia M2
3/16" Dia M2
1/4" Dia M2
5/16" Dia M2
3/8" Dia M2
7/16" Dia M2
1/2" Dia M2
5/8" Dia M2
3/4" Dia M2
1" Dia M2
1-1/4" Dia M2
1-1/2" Dia M2