1018 Steel

1018 Steel Bars

Hot Rolled 1018 Steel Bars are low carbon steel round bars used in engineering that offer good formability, weldability and machinability. Since it has higher manganese than commercial quality and AISI 1020, it offers better carburising properties. The mechanical properties of hot rolled AISI 1018 steel round bars are higher than commercial quality steel round bar.

Mild Steel is used in mechanical engineering applications for parts that will not be subject to high stress.

When in its bright cold drawn condition the steel is able to endure higher levels of stress, particularly on smaller diameters.
Compared to normal Mild Steel, bright Mild Steel provides tighter sectional tolerances, increased straightness, and a much cleaner surface. The main advantage of cold drawn 1018 steel is that Steel can be brought closer to the finished machine size, providing reduces machining costs. Another benefit of bright Steel bars is a marked increase in physical strength over hot rolled bars of the same section.

We are an ISO 9001 certified manufacturer and supplier of  1018 steel to a number of companies in Mumbai, Pune (eg Chakan, Bhosari, Ranjangaon, etc), Aurangabad, Ahmednagar, Rajkot, Thane, Nagpur, etc.

Typical applications of 1018 steel round bars include gears, bright bars, pins, studs, bolts, farm implements, industrial machinery & other similar applications.

Sizes we offer in AISI 1018 steel bars are

  1. Rounds – 20mm to 80mm
  2. Bright Bars – 18mm to 63.5mm
  3. Flats – 50 mm x 8mm to 150mm x 25mm
  4. Squares – 22mm to 75mm
  5. RCS – 55mm, 63mm, 75mm
  6. Hexagons – 23.5mm to 52.5mm
  • Carbon
  • Manganese
  • Phosphorus (max)
  • Sulfur (max)
  • 0.15-0.20
  • 0.60-0.90
  • 0.040
  • 0.050
Typical Physical Properties
  • Tensile Strength
  • Yield Strength
  • Elongation in 2″
  • Reduction of Area
  • Brinell Hardness
  • 65,000 psi
  • 36,000 psi
  • 25%
  • 35%
  • 120-150

1018 steel, mild steel


For your requirements of 1018 steel kindly call us today on 9820025412 or 9987364999 or email us on [email protected]

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