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Steel Plates ASTM A36

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Structural Quality
General Description - One of the most widely used carbon steel plate specifications for constuctional purposes. (The specification also covers carbon steel shapes and bars.)

Mechanical Properties

Yield Point, Min.,
Tensile Strength,
Plates over 8" - Yield Point
ksi 36
ksi 58/80
32 ksi

Chemical Requirements - Percent, % (Heat Analysis)

Thickness, In Inches
to 3/4"
Over 3/4" To 1-1/2"Over 1-1/2" To 2-1/2"Over 2-1/2" To 4"Over 4"
Carbon, max.
Manganese    -0.80/1.200.80/1.200.85/1.200.85/1.20
Silicon        --0.15/0.400.15/0.400.15/0.40

Copper 0.20 minimum maybe be specified to improve atmospheric corrosion resistance.

Applications - Used in riveted, bolted, or welded construction of buildings, bridges and for general stuctural purposes.

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