A36 steel plate for general structural purpose

A36 steel plate for general structural purpose

ASTM A36/A36M A36 steel plate is a kind of carbon structure steel used in riveted, bolted or welded construction of bridges and buildings, and A36 steel plate is mainly for general structural purpose.

A36 steel plate chemical composition:

Main chemical elements composition of A36 steel plate
Thickness(mm) C Si Mn P S Cu (Min.) Cooper steel
T≤20 0.25 0.4 ... 0.04 0.05 0.2
20<T≤40 0.80-1.20
40<T≤65 0.26 0.15-0.40
65<T≤100 0.27 0.85-1.20

A36 steel plate mechanical properties:

Thickness (mm) Yield strength (≥Mpa) Tensile strength (Mpa) Elongation in ≥,%
T≤200 250 400-550 200mm 50mm
200<T 220 400-550 20 23

A36 steel plate available sizes:
Thickness 3/16″ – 8″
Width: 48″ – 120″
Length: 96″ – 480″
Thicknesses up to 28″ are available.
Custom cut sizes are commonly available.

A36 steel plate is used in the construction of bridges, pre-fabricated buildings, industrial and commercial buildings.