B16 Alloy Steel Bar - B5F5B - ASTM A 193
B16 alloy steel bar is a chromium, molybdenum, vanadium alloy steel widely used for high strength industrial applications. It is commonly used in power generation turbines in high strength fastener applications such as bolt material.
B-16 Alloy Steel Inventory Size Ranges
1.000" - 7.000"
Standard Inventory Specifications
- ASTM A 193 Gr B16 (w/ supplement of S2 charpy impact test)
- S6 stress relieving by AOD-ESR melt
- EN 10204
- Hot worked, solution treated (annealed), then descaled
Common Trade Names
- B16 alloy
- B16 bolt material
Common Applications of B-16 Alloy Steel
- Power generation
Mechanical Properties of B16 Alloy Steel
|Hardness||Generally, B16 alloy steel bar is supplied in the quenched and tempered condition where the hardness is normally Rc 35-43. In the annealed condition, hardness is typically 187 BHN.|
|Machinability||Generally supplied in the quenched and tempered condition, machinability is similar to standard AISI alloys such as 4340.|
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