Thursday, 23 November 2017

What is Carbon Steel?



Carbon Steel is steel by carbon content up to 2.1% by weight. The classification of carbon steel from the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) those are necessary in the steel to consider it as the carbon steel like:

  • Least amount of copper content (0.40%)
  • Maximum content of manganese (1.65) and silicon (0.60)
  • Minimum content of chromium, cobalt, nickel, niobium to get the desired alloying effect.

Carbon Steel Tube is commonly developed for energy – related applications involving oil and gas drilling. Moreover the range of carbon steel tube can be in different specification and sizes as the clients necessities.