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SSAB M43 is a micro-alloyed steel grade for quench hardening. The self-tempering properties prevent formation of hardening cracks. The degree of hardness and toughness that can be achieved after heat-treatment will provide end products with a wear- and shock resistance ratio that ensures longer lifetime.
1) Please check thickness/width combinations available.
|Product type||Typical yield strength Rp0.2 (MPa)||Typical tensile strength Rm (MPa)||Typical Elongation A (%),not guaranteed||Typical Hardness
(HRC), not guaranteed
For further information, please consult your local SSAB contact person or contact SSAB’s Technical Customer Service.
A material test certificate Type 2.2 according to EN 10204 (chemical composition) is part of the delivery. A material test certificate according Type 3.1 according to EN 10204 (mechanical properties) can be provided by special agreement.
|Product condition||Longitudinal test, typical impact energy,
Charpy V 10x10 mm test specimen 1)
1) For thicknesses between 6 - 11.9 mm, sub-size Charpy V-specimens are used. The specified typical value is then proportional to the cross-sectional area of the specimen compared to a full-size specimen (10 x 10 mm).
SSAB M43 is micro-alloyed with Nb, Ti and V.
|Delivery form||Hot rolled strip|
SSAB M43 is delivered with SSAB tolerances, which meet and exceed the requirements in EN 10051. Tighter tolerances are available upon request
2/3 of EN 10051.
Hot rolled sheet: -0/+20mm (trimmed edges -0/+2 mm).
Tolerances according to EN 10051.
≤ 6 mm/1 m ruler deviation (only valid for cut to length sheets).
According to EN 10163-2 Class A, Subclass 3.
Hot rolled sheets are delivered in as rolled (+AR) condition.
Hot rolled sheets are available in non-pickled, pickled dry or pickled & oiled condition.
Cutting is recommended by laser or plasma.
The material is well-suited for welding in as rolled condition, please contact tech support for guidance.
For information concerning fabrication, see SSAB´s brochures on www.ssab.com or consult Tech Support.
Appropriate health and safety precautions must be taken when bending, welding, cutting, grinding or otherwise working on the products.