Capital Steel & Wire is a domestic and international distributor of 1060 grade hot rolled steel bar stock. 1060 grade carbon steel is an excellent carbon steel option with great thermal and physical properties compared to similar steel grades. Capital Steel & Wire carries 1060 in all shapes including rounds, hexagons, squares and flats, and we can cut the bars into your desired lengths.
Please also visit our 1060 Cold Drawn page.
With a high amount of carbon, 1060 steel is commonly used for applications where flame hardening is utilized for surface hardness. The properties of 1060 steel make it ideal for many quench and temper heat treatment, forming and machining uses. The charts below outline the chemical and mechanical properties of Capital Steel & Wire's 1060 hot rolled bar:
1060 Chemical Properties
|Phosphorus, P (max)||0.040%|
|Sulfur, S (max)||0.050%|
1060 Mechanical Properties
|Tensile Strength||98,000 psi|
|Yield Strength||54,000 psi|
|Elongation in 2"||12%|
|Reduction of Area||30%|
Visit our hot rolled inventory page to find out what we currently have in stock for 1060 , as well as our current monthly specials. To learn more about Capital Steel & Wire's distribution capabilities of 1060 grade steel bar, call us at (866) 773-7800 or use the contact form on the right to reach out to a Capital Steel & Wire representative.