Portfolio Category: Steel

Alloy Steel

Alloy Case-Hardening Steel As in the case of carbon case-hardening steels, alloy steel grades are specified when a hard wear resisting surface is required. However, because of the alloying elements after heat treatment, superior mechanical properties are achieved. The choice of steel will depend on the ruling section and the properties required for the component.…
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Free Cutting

Free Cutting Steel Flats, Squares, Diameters & Hexagons The most popular type of steel for the production of turned parts and lightly stressed components where machinability surface finish and output are important factors. The principal B5 970 specifications is 230M07 either leaded or unleaded. European Standard 11SMn30 and 115MnPb30. American AISI/SAE 1215, 12L14. Contact us…
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Carbon Steel

Does your business activity require the regular purchase of carbon steel or another type of steel? If so, then here at Midland Bright Steels, we are pleased to say that we will be able to help you. Although it's true to say that the UK economy is improving since 2008, we know that businesses still…
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Stainless Steel

Stainless Steel Suppliers,Stockholders, Stockists & Manufacturers There are three types of stainless steel, Martensitic, Ferritic and Austenitic. Free cutting grades of Martensitic and Austenitic specifications are available which offer considerable machining advantages, particularly for the production of repetition turned parts. Either selenium or sulphur is used as free cutting additive. Martensitic stainless steels can be…
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