What is 1018 Low Carbon Steel?
SAE 1018 low carbon steel is the most commonly available alloy of carbon steel. The low carbon content gives this steel a great balance of strength vs. ductility.
Benefits of 1018 Low Carbon Steel
The benefits of 1018 include ease of machining and welding.
1018 Low Carbon Steel Capabilities
Its tensile strength is 63,800 pounds per square inch and its yield strength is 73,700 pounds per square inch.
Applications of 1018 Low Carbon Steel
Common applications of 1018 include:
E.J. Basler offers precision 1018 machined parts with superior quality, tolerances, and surface finish.
Carbon Steel Alloys
The numerous advantages and benefits of 1018 low 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 low carbon steel for virtually any application or industry, including but not limited to the following:
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