1018 Carbon Round Bar Stock

1018 Carbon's machinability in a specific condition is superior . It is also one of the most easily machined of the available grades.

1018 Carbon

One of the most widely available carbon steel grades is 1018 carbon steel, which is also one of the most easily machined of the available grades.

It is demonstrated that its machinability in this condition is superior to that of the normalized condition. A significant amount of this steel grade is used in the as-forged condition in the manufacturing process.

O'Hare 1018 Carbon Round Bar Stock

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Machinability and other Processes

Although it lacks specific mechanical properties, it can still be molded, machined, welded, and manufactured with little difficulty. Aside from that, this steel can be welded using any standard process, except for high-carbon electrodes, which are not recommended.


It is surely a big help in many industries because of its incredible characteristics. Fasteners, pins, anchor bolts, gears, spindles, ratchets, and sprocket assemblies are just some of the many applications of 1018 Carbon.  



Tensile strength 

Yield strength 

Thermal conductivity

Poisson’s ratio 

Elongation at break 

Modulus of elasticity 

Shear modulus 

0.284 lb/in3

63800 psi

53700 psi

360 BTU in/hr.ft2.°F



29700 ksi

11600 ksi

Chemical Properties











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