IMEX 501

HThermo-mechanically rolled high yield strength steel

Sheets, obtained per strip mill rolling process. International standard: S500 MC according to EN 10149-2.

Dimensions

Thicknesses (mm) Formats (mm)
3 - 12 1500 × 3000
1500 × 3000
1500 × 6000

Chemical composition

Typical values (weight %).

C Mn Si Nb Ti S P V Al
≤ 0.12 ≤ 1.70 ≤ 0.50 ≤ 0.09 ≤ 0.15 ≤ 0.15 ≤ 0.025 ≤ 0.20 ≤ 0.015

The level of Nb + V + Ti must not exceed 0,22 %.

Mechanical properties in delivery conditions

Thickness (mm) YS (MPa) UTS (MPa) E (%)
3 - 10 700 750 - 950 12

Applications

High yield steel from wide strip mill are particularly suited to cold forming and welding due to thermomechanical rolling. They can be used in many industries that produce parts by forming and stamping (e.g. side-members, crosspieces, reinforcing elements, safety parts...)