A871Type1Gr60 Weather Resistant Steel

2016-01-10

A871Type1Gr60 Weather Resistant Steel Description
A871Type1Gr60 is a corrosion resistant steel, also can be called weathering resistant steel or atmosphere corrosion resistant steel. A871Type1Gr60 also is a high strength low alloy steel, so it is suitable for a lot of applications exposed the weather condition.

A871Type1Gr60 Weather Resistant Steel will be a trend
A871Type1Gr60 steel is becoming more popular by roll formed product end-users. Its unique look and naturally oxidizing finish make it especially desirable for many architectural projects. A871Type1Gr60 has increased resistance to atmospheric corrosion when compared to other steels. A871Type1Gr60 resists the corrosive effects of rain, snow, ice, fog, and other meteorological conditions by forming a coating of dark brown oxidation over the metal, which inhibits deeper penetration and save the cost for painting or rust-prevention maintenance.

Theory of A871Type1Gr60 Weather Resistant Steel Stop rusting
A871Type1Gr60 Steel never completely stops rusting. The weathering process occurs after the panel come out. It eventually decreases and from that point on the finish acts as a protective coating for the base metal.

This protective coating essentially stops the corrosion. Laboratory analysis of the rust have shown that the alloying elements in the steel, such as copper, chromium, and nickel produced insoluble compounds that clogged the pores at the rust and steel interface, ending the regeneration.

Application of A871Type1Gr60
ASTM A871Type1Gr60 is mainly used for constructions such as steel structures, bridges, tanks and containers, exhaust systems, vehicles and equipment constructions.

A871Type1Gr60 Supply size
Thickness:4-200mm Width:1500mm-3000mm Length:6000mm-12000mm

A871Type1Gr60 Delivery Condition:
Hot Rolled, Cold Rolled, Normalized, Quenched, Tempering, Thermal Mechanical Control Process (TMCP)

Chemical composition and Mechanical property of A871Type1Gr60
Grade C% Si% Mn% P% S% Cu% V% Cr% Ni%
A871Type1Gr60 0.19 0.30-0.65 0.8-1.35 0.040 0.050 0.25-0.40 0.02-0.10 0.4-0.70 0.40


Grade Yield Strength Tensile Strength Elongation %
A871Type1Gr60 ≥415 MPa ≥520 MPa 16-18

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