BALINIT BWear protection under extreme conditions

BALINIT B coated
BALINIT B coated for hob
BALINIT B coated for extrusion punch
BALINIT B coated for punch die
Taps that are more resilient thanks to BALINIT® B
Optimum results assured by careful handling.
Ideal for highly stressed moulds.

BALINIT® B coated tools are characterized by very high hardness and good toughness. This coating is especially wear resistant and its low coefficient of friction provides tools with effective protection against cold-welding. BALINIT® B is moreover food-safe.

The proven TiCN-coating displays its special strengths in tapping and thread forming, high load punching and metal forming applications.

  • Specifications


    Coating material TiCN
    Coating colour blue-grey
    Coating hardness HIT[GPa]* 37 +/-3
    Max. service temp. [°C]**** 400
    General remark All given data are approximate values, they depend on application, environment and test condition.
    *Coating hardness HIT[GPa] Measured by nano indentation according to ISO 14577. For multilayers the hardness of the different layers varies.
    ****Max. service temp. [°C] These are approximate values out of the field. Due to thermodynamic laws there is a dependency of pressure in application.
  • Application

    Recommendation Application

    • Tapping, thread forming
    • Punching with high mechanical loads
    • Forming of ferritic and austenitic steels
    • Forming of stainless steel sheet metal

    Tools applications

    • Cutting Cutting

      Oerlikon Balzers drives your cutting tools forward

    • Metal Forming Metal Forming

      BALINIT and BALITHERM treated dies stay in shape longer

  • Contact us
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    Oerlikon Surface Solutions AG
    Pfaeffikon, Branch Balzers
    Iramali 18
    9496 Balzers

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