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Bright Basic Low Carbon Wire

Standard:

ASTM A510
Standard Specification for Wire Rods and Coarse Round Wire, Carbon Steel, and Alloy Steel

Chemistry: Permissible Variations for Product Analysis of Carbon Steel

Element Limit, or Max of Specified Range, % Over Max Limit, % Under Min Limit, %
Carbon 0.25 and under 0.02 0.02
Over 0.25 to 0.55, incl 0.03 0.03
Over 0.55 0.04 0.04
Manganese 0.90 and under 0.03 0.03
Over 0.90 to 1.65, incl 0.06 0.06
Phosphorus To 0.040, incl 0.008 ***
Sulfur To 0.060,incl 0.008 ***
Silicon 0.35 and under 0.02 0.02
Over 0.35 to 0.60, incl 0.05 0.05
Copper Under minimum only *** 0.02
Lead 0.15 to 0.35, incl 0.03 0.03

 

Permissible Variations in Diameter for Uncoated Coarse Round Wire:

In Coils

Diameter (Inch) Permissible Variations, Plus and Minus, in. Permissible Out of Round, in.
0.035 to under 0.076 0.001 0.001
0.076 to under 0.500 0.002 0.002
0.500 and over 0.003 0.003

 

Straightened and Cut

Diameter (Inch) Permissible Variations, Plus and Minus, in. Permissible Out of Round, in.
0.035 to under 0.076 0.001 0.001
0.076 to 0.148, incl 0.002 0.002
Over 0.148 to under 0.500 0.003 0.003
0.500 and over 0.004 0.004

 

The above notes are intended to provide general information about product specifications. Please contact InterWire so that our expert staff can provide more detailed product specifications and work with you to find the best products for your requirements.