What is Carbon Steel?
Carbon steel is a material composed of mainly steel and carbon. Carbon is the alloying component which is why they are referred to as carbon steels. Carbon steels can have up to 2.5% carbon included and are used in applications that require a strong material. Additionally, carbon steels are typically the most widely manufactured steels.
E.J. Basler offers precision carbon steel machined parts with superior quality, tolerances, and surface finish.
What are the Benefits of Carbon Steel Machined Parts?
The following are some of the properties that make carbon steel a commonly used material for machined parts and products.
- Added strength
- Increased carburized ability
- Lower cost metal
- Completely recyclable and reusable for sustainable machining
COMMON APPLICATIONS AND INDUSTRIES
The numerous advantages and benefits of carbon steel make it a preferred material for precision CNC, Swiss, and other machining techniques. E.J. Basler can machine parts, components, and products using carbon steel for virtually any application or industry, including but not limited to the following:
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