AISI TYPE M2 is a molybdenum-tungsten high-speed steel with a balanced analysis which produces properties applicable to all general-purpose high-speed uses. It has an excellent balance between toughness and wear resistance. This datasheet provides information on composition, physical properties, hardness, and compressive strength as well as fracture toughness. It also includes information on forming, heat treating, machining, and joining. Filing Code: TS-240. Producer or source: Tool steel mills.