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070M20 - Low Carbon Steel (Mild Steel)

Surcharge

The Scrap surcharge has reduced for February 2019 as a consequence of lower production volumes at the end of 2018 and a realignment with other European scrap surcharges.

Surcharge information as listed via Liberty Speciality Steels where possible, other based on mean chemical analysis for the given grade.

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£231.00 per tonne

Surcharge Price History for 070M20

FEB 18 MAY 18 AUG 18 NOV 18 TODAY
£223.65 £220.65 £254.87 £250.87 £231.00

Description

070M20 grade steel is a general purpose mild steel for welded or riveted structures, forgings, machined parts, hot pressing, etc.

This steel will withstand a moderate amount of cold deformation and only offers low strength, but good machinability.

Typical applications of 070M20 grade steel

  • Shafts
  • Staybolts
  • Brakes
  • Pedal levers
  • Gear selectors
  • Clutch and brake housing
  • Motor car wheel hubs
  • Motorcycle and scooter lug stampings
  • Valve gate and body forgings
  • Wagon buffers
  • Commutator screws
  • Cage suspensions
  • General haulage gear

070M20 steel is still often referred to as EN3A or EN3C steel - its equivalent grades under the previous BS 970: 1955 standard.

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PRODUCTION METHOD

Rolled or Forged

FINISHES

Black Bar or Bright Bar

Grades for Potential Substitution (Lesser)

Grades for Potential Substitution (Greater)