Bearing Steel

Processed into balls, rollers, needles and axles, our bearing steels are of the cleanest, fatigue-resistant wire rod and wire, offering consistent properties for reliable long life.

Optimised steel sourcing

Different applications require different steelmaking routes - that's why the steel we use for bearing applications comes from a range of sources.

Our team of experienced technical account managers provides dedicated support, including guidance in the selection of the most appropriate steel grade for a range of applications. The quality of our products is assured by rigorous laboratory testing procedures and our products meet the required standards for the most challenging and safety-critical applications.

Wire rod dimensions 

Description Range
Rod diameter 5.5-30.0mm in 0.5mm increments
Coil weight 1,800kg
Coil length 1,000-1,300mm
Coil dimensions Outside diameter 1,300mm max
Inside diameter 800mm min

 

Drawn wire dimensions

Description Range
Wire diameter 1.8-29.0mm

 

Please consult us if you have any other specific requirements.

Product enquiries

PO Box 1, Brigg Road, Scunthorpe,
North Lincolnshire, DN16 1BP.
T +44 (0) 1724 402582 E wirerod@britishsteel.co.uk

Product enquiries

PO Box 3, 2950 AA,
Alblasserdam, The Netherlands.
T +31 (0)78 6923 100 E info@fnsteel.eu