What is EN1A material?

EN1A, also known as 230M07. EN1A is low carbon mild steel. Properties: free cutting, suitable for machining using both automatic and CNC machines, it’s free cutting properties make it particularly suitable where intricate drilling and machining are required.

Can EN1A be case hardened?

EN1A engineering steel is ideal for use in precision turned components and is used in intricate drilling and machining operations. The alloy can be case hardened which improves wear resistance and has reasonable strength and ductility. EN1A also offers a superior finish.

Free cutting steel:

Used specifically in the production of repetition turned parts, EN1A is an ideal material for the production of fittings including nuts, bolts and studs, especially if intricate drilling and machining ops are required. Supplied in untreated and cold finished condition. EN1A can also be supplied with added lead content for enhanced machinability.

Commercial applications of EN1A bright bar:

EN1A (230M07) can be used in a broad range of commercial applications which include: Control linkages, shafts, low stress hubs, casings and handles. Brake hose ends, hydraulic parts. Brake pistons, wheel nuts and inserts.

Where are bright bars used?

Bright bars are used making conveyor shafts. Bright steel bars are massively used in producing mechanical parts owing to its paramount properties in mechanical and dimensional fields. These bars can be fabricated into any other customized shape, according to the demand of clients.

What is the difference between black bar and bright bar?

To put it simply, a bright bar is an advanced processed version of a black bar. Bright bars are formed with ‘drawing process’ in cold-reduction mills where it is cooled at room temperature and further processed with annealing, turning, grinding, polishing and temper rolling.

Is bright bar harder than mild steel?

Bright mild steel is mostly used in engineering. Whilst it’s stronger and harder than other types of steel, it can be susceptible to internal stress, so it’s typically used in low-stress applications.

What is the strongest but lightest steel?

Researchers from North Carolina State University have developed a material using magnesium which is light like aluminum, but as strong as titanium alloys. This material has the highest strength-to-weight ratio known to mankind.

What is the toughest steel on earth?

Tungsten, which is Swedish for “heavy stone,” is the strongest metal in the world. It was identified as a new element in 1781. It is commonly used to make bullets and missiles, metal evaporation work, manufacturing of paints, creating electron and Television tubes, and making glass to metal seals.


Shahnaz Bright Steel Industries Pvt Ltd is an ISO 9001:2015 Certified in Bright Steel Manufacturer, Supplier and Dealers of finished products in Domestic and International market. The company has the most elaborate and sophisticated infrastructure to produce cold drawn, centreless turned and centreless ground bars.

The company plant is equipped with a range of machines and advanced processing facilities that gives flexibility to meet the needs of customers. Importantly, we commits to satisfy customers by supplying consistent quality of bright steels, drawn and ground En1a products to domestic and international markets as per customer requirements.

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