SSAB customer case - Schredder knives for with long service life used in recycling electronic waist

End customer
Industry
Recycling
Wear part
Equipment
Schredders / Knives
Temperature
0 – 250 °C / 32 – 480 °F
Processed material size
< 10 mm / < 0.4 "
Solution
New solution
Hardox 600
Thickness
62 mm
Service life
2000 ton
Key success factors
Improved service life
400%
General information
Name of center
SSAB
Description of the case

Hardox 600 in the knives


The old tool steel solution lasted for 5000 ton recycled electronic waist
The set produced in 62 mm Hardox 600 was like new at 5 000 ton. It is estimated to last 20 000 ton
That means that Hardox 600 will last 4 times the old material


-The potential in Europe is about 100 ton/Year of Hardox 600, 62 mm
-The potential world wide  is 200 – 300 ton/Year



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