IMEX 701

High-yield strength steel quenched and tempered

Sheets, obtained per strip mill rolling process. Good characteristics for cold forming and welding. International standard: S700 MC according to EN 10149‑2.

Dimensions

Thicknesses (mm) Formats (mm)
3 - 10 1250 × 2500
1500 × 3000
1500 × 6000

Chemical composition

Typical values (weight %).

C Mn Si Nb Ti S P V Al Mo B
≤ 0.12 ≤ 2.10 ≤ 0.60 ≤ 0.09 ≤ 0.22 ≤ 0.15 ≤ 0.025 ≤ 0.2 ≤ 0.015 ≤ 0.5 ≤ 0.005

Mechanical properties in delivery conditions

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

Processing information

Cold bending

The following table is valid for bending angles up to 90° (th = plate thickness):

Thicknesses (mm) Min. bending radius
3 - 6 2 × th
6 - 10 2.5 × th

Fields of application

High yield strength steels produced from strip mill have a wide field of applications for reducing the weight of manufactured parts. The technical reason for choosing this material is made due to the weight reduction possibilities manufactured items such as chassis, lifting equipment, construction plant or truck bodies