Engineering Steel is a steel that has had small amounts of one or more alloying elements (other than carbon) such as such as manganese, silicon, nickel, titanium, copper, chromium and aluminum added. This produces specific properties that are not found in regular carbon steel.
Engineering Steels are workhorses of industry because of their economical cost, wide availability, ease of processing, and good mechanical properties. Alloy steels are generally more responsive to heat and mechanical treatments than carbon steels.
Engineering Steel Hexagonal Bar is bar stock with six equal sides.
It is measured across the flats (not the corners).
Typical Applications: Commonly used for general engineering applications EN16T is suitable for applications such as High Tensile Shafts, Bolts and Nuts, Gears, Pinions Spindles
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