EN24 (817M40T) is a very high strength steel alloy which is supplied hardened and tempered ideal for gears.
The grade is a nickel chromium molybdenum combination – this offers high tensile steel strength, with good ductility and wear resistance characteristics. With relatively good impact properties at low temperatures, EN24 is also suitable for a variety of raised temperature applications.
EN24 (817M40T) Engineering Steel is easy to treat and temper and is supplied hardened and tempered. The alloy offers a good combination of strength, ductility and wear resistance. It is a very high strength alloy engineering steel.