1018 Flat Bar Stock

Capital Steel & Wire is a domestic and international supplier of cold finished 1018 flat bar stock. Our processing capabilities allow us to cut your 1018 flat bars to any length. With seven locations spread across the United States, we are able to distribute 1018 flats quickly and efficiently to your location.

1018 grade still is one of the most widely used and purchased steels as it practical for many different applications and comes at a relatively low price point when comared to other steel grades. 1018 has a low carbon content, so it may not be the ideal steel grade for applications that require higher levels of strength.

For additional information on the chemical properties and mechanical properties of our 1018 flat bar stock, use the charts below for reference.

1018 Chemical Properties

Carbon 0.15-0.20%
Manganese 0.60-0.90%
Phosphorus (max) 0.040%
Sulfur (max) 0.050%

1018 Cold Drawn Mechanical Properties

Tensile Strength 64,000 psi
Yield Strength 54,000 psi
Elongation in 2" 15%
Reduction of Area 40%
Brinell Hardness 126

Capital Steel & Wire also supplies 1018 cold steel bar in the following sizes

The Capital Steel & Wire team is here to help you find the right steel grade for your needs. Give us a call at 866-773-7800 to learn more about our current 1018 flat bar stock inventory or to get guidance on selecting the ideal steel grade for your product applications. We can help you customize your order to ensure you are getting the exact quantity of 1018 flat bar that you need. Use the contact form on your right to get started.