SB Specialty Metals is proud to be the exclusive distributor for Carpenter Technology's family of knife steel products. We are also a full line distributor of conventional and PM stainless and tool steel grades for many other producers of quality knife steels. Please call us for more information concerning our knife steel grades and available inventories, or check our online store.

Knife Steels Stock Sizes

440C view technical info

440C is a stainless tool steel characterized by high wear resistance and excellent corrosion resistance

Sheet: 0.135" thick through 0.207" thick X 24" widths x 36" lengths

CPM MagnaCut view technical info

Not yet available, will be available soon.

Sheet: 0.125" through 0.250" thick X 24" Wide x 36" Long

154CM view technical info

Sheet: 0.135" thick through 0.207" thick X 24" widths X 36" lengths

CPM154 view technical info

Sheet: 0.093" through 0.250" thick X 24" width X 36" length

CPMS30V view technical info

Sheet: 0.093" through 0.250" thick X 24" width X 36" length

CPMS35VN view technical info

Sheet: 0.135" through 0.227" thick X 24" width X 36" length

CPM3V view technical info

Sheet: 0.103" through 0.265" thick X 24" width X 36" length

CTS-XHP view technical info

CTS™-XHP is a powder metallurgy, high-carbon, high chromium stainless steel with very good stainless properties at high hardness.

Sheet: .103" thick through .250" thick widths up to 12"

PD#1 view technical info

PD#1 is a high toughness, high wear resistance powder metallurgy tool steel

Sheet: 0.207" through 0.265" thick X 24" widths X 36" lengths

CTS-204P view technical info

Sheet: 0.135" through 0.207" thick X 24" widths X 36" lengths

CTS-BD1 view technical info

Sheet: 0.103" through 0.135" thick X 12" width X 72" length

PSB 27 - Knife view technical info

PSB 27 is a chromium, molybdenum, and vanadium alloyed cold work tool steel(AISI D2 analysis +) produced using the Spray Forming Process.

Sheet: .125" thick through .263" thick X 24" widths X 72" lengths

D2 view technical info

D2 is a high wear, 12 chromium, conventional tool steel

Sheet: 0.145" thick through 0.219" thick X 36" widths X 100" lengths

A2 view technical info

A2 is is characterized by moderate wear resistance combined with good toughness.

Sheet: 0.093" thick through 0.250" thick X 32" widths x 84" lengths

O1 view technical info

O1 is an oil hardening, cold work tool steel.

Sheet: 0.093" through 0.250" thick X 12" width X 36" length