Alro Steel was established in 1948 by Al and Robert Glick and has grown to include Alro Plastics, Alro Industrial Supply and Alro Metals Outlet.
888-888-2576

A500 Welded Carbon Steel Tubing

A500 Welded Carbon Steel Tubing
Chemical Composition
Carbon:              26% (Max)
Manganese:        1.35% (Max)
Phosphorus:        0.035% (Max)
Silicon:               0.035% (Max)
Copper:              0.20% (Min) *
 
*If copper-containing steel is specified in the purchase order.
Smart Grid
GradeBuy PIPEBuy RECTANGULARTUBEBuy SQUARETUBE
A500

A500 Tubing

ASTM A500 (Also known as A-500) carbon steel tubing is a standard specification for cold-formed welded and seamless carbon steel structural tubing in round, square and rectangular shapes.
ASTM A500 is the most common specification in North America for Hollow Structural Sections (HSS).

For more information on other welded steel pipes that Alro stocks click here.


Properties
Grade A:
Tensile Strength:       45,000 psi (min)
Yield Strength:          39,000 psi (min)
Elongation:               25%
 
Grade B:
Tensile Strength:       58,000 psi (min)
Yield Strength:          46,000 psi (min)
Elongation:               23%

Grade C:
Tensile Strength:       62,000 psi (min)
Yield Strength:          50,000 psi (min)
Elongation:               21%

Grade D:
Tensile Strength:       58,000 psi (min)
Yield Strength:          36,000 psi (min)
Elongation:               23%
Typical Uses
  • Structural Supports
  • Building columns
  • Highway Signs
  • Oil Field Services
  • Communication Towers

*Mechanical Properties shown are for square and rectangular tubing only per ASTM A500