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Material type
Material name

Mild steel 1045 | 1.0503 | C45 | EN8

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Process compatibility
CNC machining
David Nguyen, Mechanical Engineering Lead
1045 is a medium tensile carbon steel with good strength and impact properties. It has reasonably good weldability in the hot rolled or normalised condition.As a disadvantage, this material has low hardening capabilities.
David Mechanical Engineering Lead at Protolabs Network