ASTM A871 Grade 60 Corten Steel Plates & Sheet

ASTM A871 Grade 60 is a high-strength structural steel designed to offer improved atmospheric corrosion resistance. This low-alloy steel forms a protective rust-like layer when exposed to weather, eliminating the need for additional coatings.

ASTM A871 Grade 60

The key features of ASTM A871 Grade 60 include:

  • High Strength: Provides structural integrity and durability.
  • Corrosion Resistance: Develops a protective layer that enhances resistance to weather elements.
  • Low Alloy Composition: Contains specific elements to achieve desired mechanical properties.
  • No Additional Coating Needed: The natural rust layer offers sufficient protection against corrosion.

Comparison: ASTM A871 Grade 60 vs. Grade 65

  • Strength:
    • Grade 60: Min yield strength 415 MPa
    • Grade 65: Min yield strength 450 MPa
  • Composition: Similar chemical makeup with slight variations to achieve different mechanical properties.
  • Availability: Grade 60 is more widely available than Grade 65.
  • Applications: Both grades are weldable and used for similar outdoor applications.

Temperature Range for ASTM A871 Grade 60

  • Suitable for both cold and hot climates.
  • Can withstand outdoor exposure in various weather conditions, making it versatile for different environmental applications.

Corten Steel Tube is renowned for being a top supplier and exporter of ASTM A871 Grade 60 steel plates and sheets. We maintain a comprehensive inventory to meet the diverse needs of our global clientele. Our ASTM A871 Grade 60 steel plates and sheets are specifically engineered for high-strength structural applications, providing superior atmospheric corrosion resistance.

Our commitment to quality ensures that each product meets stringent industry standards and performs reliably in various outdoor applications. Corten Steel Tube offers prompt delivery, competitive pricing, and exceptional customer service, making us the preferred choice for high-quality ASTM A871 Grade 60 corten steel plates and sheets. Whether for construction, infrastructure, or other structural projects, our products deliver outstanding performance and durability.

ASTM A871 Grade 60 Plate Specification

ThicknessWidthLength
0.500 – 2 inch72- 120 inch120-1020 inch
StandardConditionTypes
ASTM A871as rolled, normalized, Q & TType I, II, IV

A871 gr. 60 Plates Chemical Compositions

TYPE I
VANADIUM 0.02-0.10%
MANGANESE 0.80-1.35%
CARBON 0.19% MAX
PHOSPHORUS 0.030% MAX
SILICON 0.30-0.65%
SULFUR 0.030% MAX
CHROMIUM 0.40-0.70%
NICKEL 0.40% MAX
COPPER 0.25-0.40%
 
TYPE II
MANGANESE 0.75-1.35%
CARBON 0.20% MAX
PHOSPHORUS 0.030% MAX
SILICON 0.15-0.50%
SULFUR 0.030% MAX
NICKEL 0.50% MAX
COPPER 0.20-0.40%
CHROMIUM 0.40-0.70%
VANADIUM 0.01-0.10%
 
TYPE IV
COLUMBIUM 0.005-0.05%
MANGANESE 0.50-1.20%
CARBON 0.17% MAX
SULFUR 0.030% MAX
PHOSPHORUS 0.030% MAX
NICKEL 0.40% MAX
SILICON 0.25-0.50%
MOLYBDENUM 0.10% MAX
CHROMIUM 0.40-0.70%
COPPER 0.30-0.50%

ASTM A871 Grade 60 Mechanical Properties

GRADEMINIMUM LONGITUDINAL AVERAGE ABSORBED ENERGY 1)
(ft-lbs)
THICKNESS
(in)
TEST TEMPERATURE
(°F)
65150.138 – 5.0000
65150.501 – 2.000-20

ASTM A871 Gr. 65 Plate Impact Properties

GRADEPRODUCT TYPEWIDTH
(in)
THICKNESS
(in)
LENGTH
(in)
60Temper Leveled plates48 – 960.138 – 0.50072 – 720
60Mill plates72 – 1200.500 – 2.00120 – 1020
Coil for Conversion To72 – 960.188 – 0.500

ASTM A871 Gr. 65 Plate Impact Properties

GRADEMINIMUM LONGITUDINAL AVERAGE ABSORBED ENERGY 1)
(ft-lbs)
THICKNESS
(in)
TEST TEMPERATURE
(°F)
65150.138 – 5.0000
65150.501 – 2.000-20

Types of A871-65 Corten Steel Plate

JIS G3125 SPA-C material

ASTM A871 gr 60 temper leveled plate

steel plate

A871-60 steel plate

JIS G3125 Grade SPA-C cold rolled plate

ASTM A871 grade 60 mill plates

Applications of ASTM A871 Grade 60 Steel

ASTM A871 Grade 60 steel is a high-strength, low-alloy structural steel known for its improved atmospheric corrosion resistance. Its unique properties make it suitable for a wide range of applications, particularly in environments exposed to weather elements. Some common applications include:

  1. Bridges and Overpasses
    • Used in structural components like beams and girders, ASTM A871 Grade 60 steel’s high strength and corrosion resistance make it ideal for bridge construction.
  2. Transportation Infrastructure
    • Suitable for building railway cars, train stations, and other transportation-related structures, ensuring durability and long-term performance.
  3. Architectural Projects
    • Employed in the construction of building facades and architectural features, offering both aesthetic appeal and structural integrity without the need for additional coatings.
  4. Utility and Transmission Poles
    • Utilized for manufacturing transmission and lighting poles, where its resistance to corrosion extends the lifespan of these structures in outdoor environments.
  5. Marine and Coastal Structures
    • Perfect for piers, docks, and other marine applications, providing excellent resistance to the corrosive effects of seawater and harsh coastal conditions.
  6. Industrial Equipment
    • Applied in the production of industrial equipment and machinery that operate outdoors, benefiting from its strength and protective rust layer.
  7. Outdoor Sculptures and Art Installations
    • Ideal for creating outdoor art and sculptures, as it develops a unique rust-like appearance that enhances aesthetic value while maintaining structural integrity.

We Supply Globally

We Supply Our ASTM A871 Grade 65 Corten Weathering Steel Sheet to various countries like Tunisia, United States, Kazakhstan, Belgium, Turkey, Poland, Poland, Austria, Brazil, Mexico, Nigeria, Bahrain, India, Iran, Peru, Israel, Lithuania, Namibia, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Egypt, Trinidad & Tobago, Ukraine, France, Canada, Morocco, Belarus, Switzerland, Angola, Iran, Bangladesh, Lebanon, Azerbaijan, Portugal, Iraq, Nigeria, Gabon, Vietnam, Ecuador, Bulgaria, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Spain, Romania, Pakistan, Kenya, Serbia, Bhutan, Norway, Puerto Rico, New Zealand, Sweden, Indonesia, Netherlands, Italy, Taiwan, Ireland, Colombia, Oman, Chile, Russia, Afghanistan, Macau, United Kingdom, Greece, Malaysia, Costa Rica, Estonia, Qatar, Libya, Mongolia, Argentina, South Korea, Australia, Slovakia, Denmark, Tibet, Finland, United Arab Emirates, Mexico, Kuwait, Croatia, Thailand, China, Zimbabwe, Nepal, Singapore, Germany, Venezuela, Gambia, Algeria, Chile, Hong Kong, Ghana, Japan, Jordan, South Africa, Czech Republic, Bolivia, Hungary.

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