Cryodur 2990 is a good choice for cutting and shearing tools. The alloy is a cold work steel with hardness, good toughness, and high-tempering resistance combined with high-wear resistance. This datasheet provides information on composition, physical properties, and hardness. It also includes information on high temperature performance and wear resistance. Filing Code: TS-757. Producer or source: Schmolz + Bickenbach.