Gateway Metals P20 MQ/FM is a plastic mold steel supplied in the prehardened condition (269/321 BHN). Special melting and refining practices are utilized to produce a uniform product with exceptional cleanliness. These characteristics allow Gateway Metals P20 MQ/FM to be polished to an extremely high finish required for plastic molding. The material is tested to rigorous tool steel standards to ensure uniformity of structure and freedom from defects.
Gateway Metals P20 MQ/FM provides substantially improved machinability while retaining full capability for plastic mold applications, holder block, and mechanical applications.
About Gateway Metals, Inc.
Gateway Metals, Inc. (GMI) is an independently owned and operated full service tool steel distributor and mold steel distributor located in St. Louis, Missouri. GMI’s inventory includes tool steel, mold steel, alloy steel, NADCA (207-2011) die cast steel, stainless steel, and CPM steel. GMI’s services include non standard sizes, precision ground bar, and precision ground blocks. With over 200 years of combined experience and a 24 hour operating schedule, GMI is able to service its customers very quickly from quote to shipment.