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.
Mild Steel Plate Black AR400 is a flat shaped plate of AR400 Black Mild Steel.
AR400 is “thru-hardened”, abrasion resistant, alloy wear plate. Hardness range is 360/440 BHN with a nominal hardness of 400 BHN. Service Temperature is 400°F.
This plate product is intended for use in applications where a good balance of formability, weldability, toughness and abrasion resistance are required. Abrasion resistant steels are typically sold to hardness range and not a fixed chemistry. Slight variations in chemistry are present depending upon the producing mill.
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Mild Steel Plate Black AR400
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