Articles Posted in the " Carbon steels " Category

  • Practical Applications of Tool Steels

    Practical Applications of Tool Steels

    Practical Applications of Tool Steels TOOL STEELS Sr.No. Practical application    Tool Steel 1 Hammers, Sledge hammer, Hacksaw Blades, Shear blades, Slotting tool, milling cutters, Threading dies, Chisels, Vice Jaws, Punch and die  0.76 to 0.90 %  C  2 Wood file High carbon steel 0.5 to 0.7 % C 3. Wood chisel Forged high carbon steel  […]


  • CARBON STEELS—-Engineering Materials And Practical Applications –2  Carbon Steels

    CARBON STEELS—-Engineering Materials And Practical Applications –2 Carbon Steels

    CARBON STEELS—-Engineering Materials And Practical Applications--2 — CARBON STEELS Main alloying element is CARBON ( % of C < 2 %) SPECIAL FEATURES OF PLAIN CARBON STEELS Decrease in ductility with increase in % of carbon Heat treatment improves properties significantly Quenching causes distortion and induce internal stresses APPLICATIONS OF CARBON STEELS LOW CARBON STEELS WITH C< 0.3 […]