Steel Bar

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About Steel Bar

Steel bars are primarily used in frameworks of buildings and structures. Steel bars are manufactured from steel billet, which is a semi-finished product of steel in flat, square, and found shapes. SteelScout supplies hot rolled steel bars of various shapes, along with standard sizes, and lengths for different grades of steel. Customised lengths as per your order requirements are also available for procurement from SteelScout. All steel bars supplied by SteelScout are CE certified and conform to the European standards of steel quality.

Steel bars specifications, types, and characteristics:

Steel bars are manufactured from ferrous and non-ferrous metals and alloys forming different grades of mild steel, carbon steel, high yield tensile steel, boron steel, and alloy steel. The manufacturing process of steel bars includes hot rolling and cold rolling process. Steel billets are heated up at high temperatures to allow them to be softened for the extrusion of required steel bar shape in the rolling mill. The heated billet passes through rolling mill where the heated square billet is forged into flat, square, or round shaped bars. The bars thus formed in the rolling mill are then allowed to undergo the cooling process.The following types of steel bars are available:

Flat bar Flat bars as the name suggests are rectangular shaped flat bars with a thickness ranging from 3 mm to 25 mm. These bars are easy to weld in place, cut in any size, and bend, due to their malleable nature.

Square The square bar is equal sided in its width and height. Square steel bars are customized to have rounded edges instead of the usual sharp edges as per requirement.

Round Round bars are available as round and half round square edge shaped bars.

Hexagonal Hexagonal steel bars are 6-sided hexagon shaped and all 6 sides are equal in dimension.

SteelScout supplies CE marked steel bars of all shapes, and there is a multitude of sizes stocked readily with our 70 suppliers in all grades and finishes for any quantity that you require.

Uses of Steel Bars

Steel bars are used widely by many industries. Few of the major industries using steel bars are listed below:

Manufacturing Industry The manufacturing industries require steel bars for making machinery parts and components. Almost all shapes of steel bars are utilized by this industry in manufacturing equipment parts of heavy-duty vehicles, cranks, valves, joists, axels, mechanical parts, agricultural tools, and various transportation equipment.

Construction Industry The construction industry has vast uses for steel bars. The steel bars are used for framework construction, support for buildings such as braces, latches, ladders, external reinforcement, and artistic work. Additional reinforcement where required is provided by using steel bars as per the required shape.

Automotive Automotive parts make use of steel bars as their core component in axels, shafts, and valves. Body framework of a vehicle utilizes steel bars to provide the strength and support that these steel bars offer.

Steel bars are also used by many other sectors for their structural framework, vehicle parts, electronic components and other varied purposes.

Buying Steel Bars from SteelScout

SteelScout is a leading supplier of all steel products across the UK. At SteelScout, you can procure your steel online. Customers buying steel from SteelScout find it to be a time-saver as any type of steel required is readily available, customized as required, and is supplied the next day to your location.

Some of the best features of shopping for steel with SteelScout are:

  • Best price quote as fast as 20 minutes
  • 45-days credit free purchase offer available
  • Credit check within 30 minutes
  • Personal Manager assigned to oversee your order till completion
  • 50 experienced team members ready to help with your order
  • 70+ suppliers networked with SteelScout to fulfill your order
  • CE certified steel products are supplied by SteelScout
  • Test certificates of all products available on request
  • Value-adds provided to customize your order
  • Free* delivery to your location
  • Easy online ordering platform with guides to assist

Our prices are best in the industry, and we can guarantee you that you will not find a better quote than the one SteelScout provides.

Related Metal Products Supplied by SteelScout

We also supply a wide range of mild steel including Structural Sections, Tubing, Sheet, Merchant Bar, Re-Rolled Steel, Hollow Sections, Rebar, Flooring and Mesh, available in standard as well as custom dimensions for all your project needs. Simply tell us what you need, and we will provide you with a quote in 20 minutes to 3 hours. Once we receive the purchase order, we will complete your order and deliver to suit your requirements.

Saving You Time and Money

We also provide you with 45-days interest-free credit for buying products, get approved in less than 24 hours. So, order fast and get your product, and get an additional benefit of free delivery.

We take the hassle out of buying metal.

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