Mold Steel

What Is Mold Steel?

Molds are the main processing tool for a number of industries, and continued innovation has placed a greater emphasis on more sophisticated tooling solutions.

These technological advances have made proper mold steel selection more vital than ever. Its grades, specifications and quality make a huge impact on the quality of any production mold. They’ll determine its life and manufacturing period.

BICO Steel has a variety of mold steel options to ensure your molds – regardless of how complex they need to be – are able to consistently meet the challenges of an ever-evolving manufacturing landscape.

Schedule a free, no-obligation consultation with a member of our team to learn more about our mold steel products. Our experts will ensure you’re matched with the correct grade for your project.


Our Mold Steel Grades

Grade Hardness Gauges Spec Sheet
HRS (Commercial Quality) 3/8″ to 6″ PDF Coming Soon
A36 3/4″ to 20″ Download PDF
1022 1″ to 20″ Download PDF
C1119 1/2″ to 6″ Download PDF
C1045 1/2″ to 12″ Download PDF
4140 As Rolled 1/2″ to 141/4 Download PDF
4142 As Rolled 1/2″ to 141/4 Download PDF
4140HT 28-32 RC 21/4” to 181/4 Download PDF
Benchmark P20 28-32 RC 21/4” to 231/4 Download PDF
P20 Core Block 33-37 RC 21/4” to 231/4 PDF Coming Soon
Elite P20 (SP300 / VR200) 30-34 RC 11/4” to 361/4 Download PDF
Elite P20HH (SP350 / VR200) 34-38 RC 61/4” to 221/4 Download PDF
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