Vascomax® 250 (Maraging 250 & C250)

Chemical Analysis

C

.03 max

MN

.10 max

P

.01 max

S

.01 max

Si

.10 max

Ni

18.50

Mo

4.80

Co

7.50

Ti

.40

Al

.10

B

.004

Zr

.01

Maraging 250™ (also referred to as Maraging C250™ and Vascomax® 250) is a vacuum induction melted and vacuum arc melted, low-carbon, nickel-cobalt-molybdenum high temperature alloy. This maraging steel can attain yield strengths in excess of 240 ksi (1655 MPa) through a simple, low temperature heat treatment. Maraging 250™ exhibits good ductility at high strength levels and is readily welded.

Vascomax® C250 (Maraging C250) Features

Magellan Metals' Vascomax® 250 is a nickel/cobalt steel alloy that is essentially carbon-free, other alloying elements include moly, aluminum and titanium. This combination creates a superior maraging steel with features, such as:

  • Meets AMS 6512 specifications
  • Meets ASTM A 538 specifications
  • Meets MIL-S-46850D specifications
  • Meets UNS K 92890 specifications
  • Extremely tough
  • Relatively soft
  • Maintains high strength & toughness
  • Ultrahigh tensile strength
  • Resists corrosion & crack propagation
  • Excellent cleanliness & polishability
  • Readily weldable

Maraging 250 (Vascomax ®250) Applications

Maraging steel is used for numerous industrial applications, some of which include:

  • Missile & rocket motor cases
  • Munitions
  • Landing gear components
  • Aerospace
  • Extrusion tooling
  • Die casting
  • High performance shafting, gears & fasteners

Vascomax® 250 (Maraging C250) Available Formats

Magellan Metals offers nickel/cobalt alloy maraging C250® in a variety of forms, including:

Contact Magellan Metals Today

Contact us for more information on Vascomax® 250, call Magellan Metals at (203) 838-5700, or request a quote today.