Steel-Medium Carbon

melting point

°F / °C

Approximately 0.305 –.60% carbon content, it strikes a balance between ductility and strength and has good wear resistance. Used commonly in automative applications and for for large parts. Anything over .20% carbon may require preheat and post heat.

Electron Beam
Continuous Wave
Laser Welding
Pulsed Laser
20% - .50% of carbon