Freecutting

Component manufactured from free cutting steel.

From automotive components to office equipment, our freecutting steels are used for a huge range of precision components. Whether it’s compositions that meet national and international specifications, or custom-made items to meet specific requirements, we work with our customers to fulfil their requirements.

Freecutting steels for precision components

Our freecutting steels are used to manufacture a huge variety of precision components in the automotive and office equipment sectors. These grades are designed to behave reliably in high-speed manufacturing processes. We supply a wide range of compositions to meet national and international specifications. We can also tailor our products to meet your specific requirements.

Semi freecutting steels

Our range of semi freecutting steels offers high performance where a combination of machinability and strength is required.

Dimensional capability

Description Range
Rod diameter 5.5-30.0mm in 0.5mm increments
Coil weight 1,800-2,200kg
Coil length 1,000-1,700mm
Coil dimensions Outside diameter 1,300mm max
Inside diameter 800mm min

 

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