605M36T / EN16T Steel

605M36T / EN16T Steel

605M36T / EN16T is a low alloy manganese molybdenum steel which is supplied in the bright drawn, turned and hot rolled condition and is hardened and tempered to “T” condition, resulting in good mechanical properties. 605M36T / EN16T is readily machineable, with excellent ductility and shock resistance, suitable for the manufacture of crankshafts, conrods and shafts. See properties below:

BS970: 1955BS970: 1991Description
EN16T605M36TBright / black manganese molybdenum steel
International Specification Comparison
BRITISH BS 970:1991 605M36T
BRITISH BS 970:1955EN16T
Chemical Analysis
Car0.32 / 0.40
Sil0.10 / 0.40
Mang1.30 / 1.70
Phos0.035 max
Sul0.040 max
Moly0.22 / 0.30
WELDABILITY Pre / post heat precaution required
HARDENABILITY High strength up to 30mm dia
properties, ductilicy
and shock resistance.
crankshafts. conrods and shafts
Size Range Summary
RoundsIMP1/4" - 3" dia
MM10mm - 230mm dia
Mechanical Properties
Tensile Strength N/MM2 Min Rm 850 / 1000
Yield Stress N/MM2 Min Rm 700
Elongation A Mrn % on 5.65,SO 9
Izod Min 54
Kcv Min-
Proof Stress 0.2% N/MM2 Min680
Brinell Hardness 248 / 302

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605M36T / EN16T Steel: The Epitome of Durability and Reliability

605M36T, also known as EN16T steel, stands as a testament to engineering excellence, delivering unparalleled durability and reliability for a myriad of industrial applications. With its remarkable combination of mechanical properties, this steel grade is a top choice for projects demanding strength and resilience.

Exceptional Strength and Toughness:

This steel boasts exceptional tensile and yield strength, making it an ideal material for heavy-duty components subjected to high stress and dynamic forces. Its remarkable toughness ensures superior resistance to wear, shock, and impact, making it a reliable choice for critical applications.

Heat Treatable for Enhanced Performance:

One of the key advantages of this steel is its heat-treatable nature, allowing engineers and manufacturers to modify its mechanical properties to meet specific project requirements. This versatility enables tailored solutions that cater precisely to the needs of diverse applications.

Outstanding Wear Resistance:

The inherent wear resistance of this steel makes it an optimal choice for components exposed to abrasive environments, such as gears, shafts, and axles. Its ability to withstand wear ensures extended service life and reduced maintenance costs.

Excellent Machinability:

With its superb machinability, 605M36T / EN16T steel simplifies the manufacturing process, enabling smooth cutting, drilling, and forming. This characteristic not only enhances productivity but also ensures precision and consistency in the production of intricate parts.

Wide Application Spectrum:

Applications across various industries, including automotive, aerospace, and general engineering. From gears and sprockets to heavy machinery components, this steel grade delivers unmatched performance in diverse demanding environments.

Quality You Can Trust:

At Midland Special Steels, we understand the significance of reliable materials in your projects. As a leading supplier of specialty steels, we are committed to delivering products that adhere to stringent quality standards, ensuring your complete satisfaction.

Unlock the Potential of 605M36T / EN16T Steel:

If you seek a steel grade that embodies strength, toughness, and wear resistance, 605M36T / EN16T steel is the answer. Partner with us today to access top-quality materials and expert support, empowering your projects with the epitome of durability and reliability.