Red Star Tungsten is a high-carbon low-alloy tool steel having high hardness, good toughness, and keen cutting edge. It is recommended for cutting tools, thread rolling dies, paper knives, etc. This datasheet provides information on composition, physical properties, hardness, elasticity, and tensile properties as well as deformation. It also includes information on forming, heat treating, machining, and joining. Filing Code: TS-173. Producer or source: Vanadium Alloys Steel Company.