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1060 Hot Rolled SBQ Bar

HR 1060 steel bar is a high carbon steel grade that has good internal and mechanical properties and is easy to work with. Eaton Steel Bar Company stocks many diameters of 1060 hot rolled steel to meet the market demand. We also supply 1060 steel bar to various industries like automotive, hand tool, military and mining.

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Typical application for this grade of steel include axles, shafts, gear racks, blades, and pressed and punched parts. Ideal applications for this grade are applications where flame hardening or quench-and-temper heat treatment is needed 

Shapes and Sizes

Eaton Steel Bar Company supplies 1060 steel bar in a variety of sizes ranging from 23/32”- 3½”. The shapes available for this grade include:

  • Rounds
  • Square

Standard "1060 Grade" Chemical Composition

Carbon 0.55-0.65
Manganese 0.60-0.90
Phosphorus (max) 0.040
Sulfur (max) 0.050


Estimated Mechanical Property Ranges for "Grade 1060"

Tensile strength (psi) 100,000 - 110,000
Yield strength (psi) 55,000 - 65,000
Elongation in 2” (%) 10 - 15
Reduction of area (%) 25 - 35
Brinell Hardness (BHN) 200 - 230