ABS Grade A, B, D, E Z35

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    General Product Description

    ABS Grades A, B, D, and E Z35 are "Z" quality, ordinary-strength structural steels with a minimum specified yield strength of 34 ksi and specified minimum Charpy V-notch impact toughness properties. The Z35 quality steel has a minimum specified average value for reduction of area in through-thickness tensile testing of 35%.

    Applications

    Typical applications include shipbuilding and mobile offshore drilling units and structural details for which greater resistance to lamellar tearing is desired.

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      Grade Product type Thickness
      (inchesmm)
      Width
      (inchesmm)
      Length
      (inchesmm)
      Grade A Z35 Plate 0.185 - 4.004.70 - 102 75 - 129.91900 - 3299 79 - 5902000 - 15000
      Grade B Z35 Plate 0.185 - 4.004.70 - 102 75 - 129.91900 - 3299 79 - 5902000 - 15000
      Grade D Z35 Plate 0.197 - 4.005.00 - 102 75 - 129.91900 - 3299 79 - 5902000 - 15000
      Grade E Z35 Plate 0.197 - 4.005.00 - 102 75 - 129.91900 - 3299 79 - 5902000 - 15000
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        Thickness: Inquire for plate thickness less than 0.600 in.

        Mechanical Properties

        Tensile testing is performed in the transverse direction. When "Z" quality steel is specified, through-thickness tension testing is performed in accordance with ABS Rules.

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          Grade Product type Thickness
          (inchesmm)
          Yield strength
          (min ksi)
          Tensile strength
          (ksi)
          Elongation A5 1)
          (%)
          Reduction of area, average
          (min %)
          Reduction of area
          (min %)
          Grade A Z35 Plate 0.185 - 4.004.70 - 102 34 58 - 75 22 35 25
          Grade B Z35 Plate 0.185 - 4.004.70 - 102 34 58 - 75 22 35 25
          Grade D Z35 Plate 0.197 - 4.005.00 - 102 34 58 - 75 22 35 25
          Grade E Z35 Plate 0.197 - 4.005.00 - 102 34 58 - 75 22 35 25
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            1) See ABS Rules for elongation requirements for alternative tensile specimens.

            Impact Properties

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              Grade Thickness
              (inchesmm)
              Test temperature
              (°F)
              Min Longitudinal Average Energy 1)
              (ft-lbs)
              Min transverse average energy 1)
              (ft-lbs)
              Grade A 2.001 - 2.8050.83 - 71.1 68 25 17
              Grade A 2.801 - 4.0071.15 - 102 68 30 20
              Grade B 1.001 - 2.0025.43 - 50.8 32 20 14
              Grade B 2.001 - 2.8050.83 - 71.1 32 25 17
              Grade B 2.801 - 4.0071.15 - 102 32 30 20
              Grade D 0.197 - 2.005.00 - 50.8 -4 20 14
              Grade D 2.001 - 2.8050.83 - 71.1 -4 25 17
              Grade D 2.801 - 4.0071.15 - 102 -4 30 20
              Grade E 0.197 - 2.005.00 - 50.8 -40 20 14
              Grade E 2.001 - 2.8050.83 - 71.1 -40 25 17
              Grade E 2.801 - 4.0071.15 - 102 -40 30 20
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                1) Specimen orientation at the option of the manufacturer unless otherwise specified in the order.

                No more than one value below the specified miniminum average energy but no less than 70% of the specfied minimum average energy value.

                Impact tests not required for Grade A if produced using fine grain practice and normalized.