605M36 / EN16

Low Alloy Manganese-Molybdenum Through Hardening Steel

Surcharge

£416.14 per tonne

Surcharge Price History for 605M36 / EN16

NOV 21 FEB 22 MAY 22 AUG 22 TODAY
£492.38 £466.55 £663.18 £514.45 £416.14

Product Method

Rolled or Forged

Finishes

Black Bar or Bright Bar

Description

605M36 grade steel is a manganese-molybdenum through hardening steel used for parts requiring a tensile strength around 770 N/mm² in medium sections but capable of achieving up to 930 N/mm² in smaller sections.

This material has good resistance to shock and excellent ductility. Freedom from temper embrittlement is attainable with this grade.

Size Range

32mm - 240mm Dia

Typical applications of 605M36 grade steel

  • Crankshafts
  • Low endurance connecting rods
  • High tensile bolts and nuts
  • Hub spindles
  • Welded structures
  • Lifting gear
  • Spindles

605M36 steel is still often referred to as EN16 steel - its equivalent grade under the previous BS 970: 1955 standard.

Equivalent Grades

BS 970: 1955
EN16
£123

Grades for Potential Substitution (Greater)

SAE/AISI
4130 mod
£487.03
European
38MnB5
£290.59
BS 970
945M38
£652.06

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