Mat.No. 1.0540, DIN C50, AISI 1050
Designation by Standards Brand Name Ravne No. Mat. No. DIN EN AISI C50 522 1.0540 C50 - 1050 Chemical Composition (in weight %) C Si Mn Cr Mo Ni V W Others 0.51 0.20 0.75 0.20 0.05 0.20 - - - Description C50 is a medium carbon steel is used when greater strength and hardness is desired than in the “as rolled” condition. Applications Quenched and subsequently tempered steel for screws, forgings, wheel tyres, shafts, sickles, axes, ...
Designation by Standards
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Chemical Composition (in weight %)
C50 is a medium carbon steel is used when greater strength and hardness is desired than in the “as rolled” condition.
Quenched and subsequently tempered steel for screws, forgings, wheel tyres, shafts, sickles, axes, knives, wood working drills, hammers, etc.
Physical properties (avarage values) at ambient temperature
Modulus of elasticity [103 x N/mm2]: 205
Density [g/cm3]: 7.85
Specific heat capacity[J/g.K]: 0.48
Coefficient of Linear Thermal Expansion 10-6 oC-1
Heat to 680-710oC, cool slowly in furnace.
Normalizing temperature: 840-880oC/air.
Harden from a temperature of 820-860oC followed by water or oil quenching.
Tempering temperature: 550-660oC/air.
Hot forming temperature: 1050-850oC.
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