070M20 / EN3B Steel
070M20 / EN3B is a popular low carbon mild steel that is supplied in the bright drawn or turned bar condition. It is used as a GENERAL COMMERCIAL QUALITY (GCQ) steel with good machinability, but poor hardenability and is used in a variety of applications. 070M20 / EN3B has good weldabilicy characteristics and can also be case hardened to improve wear resistance.
|Bright drawn / turned mild steel
|0.16 / 0.24
|0.50 / 0.90
|International Specification Comparison
|BRITISH BS 970:1991
|BRITISH BS 970:1955
|EUROPEAN STEEL NO.
|EUROPEAN STEEL NAME
|Size Range Summary
|1/8" - 3" dia
|3mm - 75mm dia
|1/4" x 3/16" - 14" x 1/2"
|6mm x 3mm
200mm x 25mm
|3/8" - 6" square
|6mm - 100mm square
|SELECTION GUIDE AND USAGE EXAMPLES
|General Purpose Engineering
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Discover the Strength and Versatility of 070M20 / EN3B Steel
070M20, also commonly known as EN3B steel, is a widely used carbon steel with excellent mechanical properties. Renowned for its exceptional strength, toughness, and ductility, 070M20 is a top choice in various industries where robust performance is paramount.
Toughness is a key characteristic, rendering it highly resistant to fracturing and chipping even under extreme conditions. This attribute makes it a reliable option for parts subject to impact and dynamic forces, enhancing the safety and longevity of engineered components.
Weldability and Heat Treatment:
Exhibits good weldability, facilitating the seamless joining of components during fabrication. Moreover, it responds well to heat treatment processes, enabling users to tailor its mechanical properties to specific project requirements effectively.
Versatility in Applications:
The versatility of this steel makes it a preferred choice across numerous industries. From general engineering and automotive components to construction and agricultural equipment, this steel grade showcases its prowess in diverse applications.
Boasts a remarkable level of strength, making it a favored material for load-bearing components and structural applications. Its high tensile and yield strength ensure that it can withstand heavy loads and demanding environments without compromising on performance.
Machinability at Its Best:
Manufacturers and engineers value this steel for its excellent machinability. Its composition allows for easy cutting, shaping, and forming, reducing production time and costs while maintaining precision and accuracy in the finished product.
Compliance with Industry Standards:
A trusted steel option, this steel meets stringent industry standards and regulations, ensuring a high level of consistency and reliability in its performance.
Your Reliable Source for 070M20 / EN3B Steel:
At Midland Special Steels, we take pride in offering a comprehensive range of top-quality steels, including the renowned 070M20 / EN3B steel grade. As a leading special steel stockholder, we are committed to delivering products that surpass expectations and meet the demands of our valued customers.
If you seek a robust, versatile, and performance-driven steel solution, look no further than 070M20 / EN3B steel. Partner with us today and unleash the true potential of this exceptional carbon steel in your projects.