A billet is a length of metal that has a round or square cross-section, with an area less than 36 in2 (230 cm^2). Billets are created directly via continuous casting or extrusion or indirectly via hot rolling an ingot or bloom.
|Dimension & Tolerances|
|Cross section (mm)||Length (mm)|
|130×130 (+/-4mm)||8000-12000 (+/- 100mm)|
|150×150 (+/- 5mm)|
Our ordinary grades are:
- ASTM A615 Gr60
- ASTM A572GR50
- BS 4449 B500B CK 45
- RSt 37-2
- St 3sp St 3sp St 44-2
- St 5sp 2
- ISIRI 3132 Aj 400
- Used for further stages of metal casting.
- Used as a raw material or feedstock in extrusion, forging, rolling and other metal processing applications.
- Used to create bars, rods, sections in particular shapes.
- Used as a cylindrical sleeve or tubes.