High carbon

Carbon content between 0.50% - 0.85%.

High carbon steel wire, engineered to customer specification for optimal performance.
steel wires produced from high quality steel wire rods suitable for manufacture of a wide variety of end applications including springs, rings, textile products, mattress frames, armouring wires, quarry screens, ensuring optimal performance even in demanding working environments.

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Available in round, flat, and profiled shapes, our carbon steel wires come in a range of finishes including cold drawn, cold rolled, oil tempered, inter annealed, and annealed to meet diverse application needs.

High carbon steel

Suitable for various applications with moderate requirements in fatigue and wear resistance. Avaialble to individual customer specifications.

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Product information

Technical specification

Mechanical properties


Product standard Steel grade
SAE J403 AISI SAE 1050, 1055, 1060, 1065, 1070, 1075, 1080, 1085, 1090, 1074, 1078, 1084, 1095
EN ISO 16120-2 C50D, C52D, C56D, C58D, C60D, C62D, C66D, C68D, C70D, C72D, C76D, C78D, C80D, C82D, C86D, C88D, C92D
EN ISO 16120-4 C50D2, C52D2, C56D2, C58D2, C60D2, C62D2, C66D2, C68D2, C70D2, C72D2, C76D2, C78D2, C80D2, C82D2, C86D2, C88D2, C92D2
ISO 683-1 C50, C55, C60
EN 10270-1 SL, SM, SH
EN 10270-2 TDC, FDC
BS 1449-1.1, BS 1449-1.9, BS 1449-1.11, BS 1449-1.15, BS 1449-1.13, BS 1449-1.15 K50, K55, K60, K65, K70, K75, K80, K85, K90, KM50, KM55, KM60, KM65, KM70, KM75, KM80, KM85, KM90
EN 10089 56Si7
BS 1429 090A65, 070A72, 060A96

Steel grades and product standards

Nearest equivalent product standards EN ISO 16120-2 EN ISO 16120-4 SAE J403 EN 10270-1 EN 10270-2