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1020 Hot Rolled SBQ Bar

Grade 1020 steel bar is a low carbon steel grade that has good formability and good weldability. Eaton Steel Bar Company stocks many diameters of 1020 hot rolled steel to meet the market demand.

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1020 Hot Rolled Steel Bar Applications

We supply 1020 steel bar to various industries including heavy truck, automotive, agricultural, and industrial. 1020 steel is commonly used for machinery parts needed in general use applications.

Shapes and Sizes

Eaton Steel Bar Company supplies 1020 steel bar in a variety of sizes ranging from 7/8”- 2”. Other sizes may be available, contact Eaton Steel for more information. The shapes available for this grade include:

***Minimum Total Quantity Per Order is 10,000 lbs.***

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Standard "1020 Grade" Chemical Composition

Carbon 0.17-0.23
Manganese 0.30-0.60
Phosphorus (max) 0.040
Sulfur (max) 0.050


Estimated Mechanical Property Ranges for "Grade 1020"

Tensile strength (psi) 55,000 - 65,000
Yield strength (psi) 30,000 - 40,000
Elongation in 2” (%) 20 - 30
Reduction of area (%) 45 - 55
Brinell Hardness (BHN) 120 - 150