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Material type
Material name

Alloy steel 1215 | EN1A | 1.0715

Process compatibility
CNC machining
David Nguyen, Mechanical Engineering Lead
1215 is a carbon steel meaning that contains carbon as a main alloying element. It is often compared to carbon steel 1018 due to the similarity of their applications, but they have many differences. 1215 steel has better machinability and can hold tighter tolerances as well as a brighter finish.
David Mechanical Engineering Lead at Protolabs Network