VM 22 125 is a Corrosion Resistant Alloy. It is iron based plus main alloying elements Cr, Ni and Mo. The PRE is above 35. Structure is Duplex (austenite and ferrite). VM 22 125 is delivered in cold work condition; It can be hardened by drawing or pilgering.
VM 22 125 is recommended when pCO2 is above 2psi / 0.14bar with chlorine. Acceptable temperature is up to 450°F / 232°C. Some partial pressure of H2S is acceptable depending on temperature of use.
VM 22 125 can be used as tubing or casing.
VM 22 125 has been tested from room to high temperature for SCC and SSC with different levels of H2S.
Typical Chemical composition
PRE=Pitting Resistance Equivalent = %Cr + 3.3 %Mo + 1.65 % W + 16 % N
Density = 7.81kg/dm3
In solution annealed condition
Strength ksi (MPa)
Control hardness through wall
Physical properties & evolution with temperature
Avoid pollution by contact from carbon or low alloy steel (pipes or parts).
Avoid atmospheric pollution with iron (e.g. concrete plant).
Please refer to the VAM® BOOK .