Case Studies

The proof is in the pudding, or the tool steel in our case studies.

Case studies provide information that can help understand if making a change from one tool steel grade to a different tool steel grade would make sense for your manufacturing process.


Case Study Library

We are buidling our library of case studies.  Choose any of interest and download a pdf to dicuss with your team.

Non-Woven Industry

This case study compares the tool life of D2 to PSB27 in a rotary crush die used in the non-woven industry.

The rotational cutting die made from PSB27 has 5 X longer life that the same tool made from D2.

Review the case study to learn how this increase was achieved.

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