ASME/ASTM A516

Pressure Vessel Plates, Carbon Steel, for Moderate and Lower-Temperature Service to ASTM A 516/ A 516M Standard

Use:

ASTM  A516 Standard steel plates are intended for use in pressure vessels where increased strength is is important.

ASTM  A516 Chemical Properties (Cast Analysis)

 

C

Mn

P max

S max

Si max

 

t < 12.5mm

12.5mm < t 50mm

50mm <  t 100mm

100mm < t  200mm

t > 200mm

t < 12.5mm

t > 12.5mm

A516 Grade 55

0.18

0.2

0.22

0.24

0.26

0.6-0.9

0.55-0.98

0.035

0.035

0.15-0.4

A516 Grade 60

0.21

0.23

0.25

0.27

0.27

0.6-0.9

0.85-1.2

0.035

0.035

0.15-0.4

A516 Grade 65

0.24

0.26

0.28

0.29

0.29

0.85-1.2

0.85-1.2

0.035

0.035

0.15-0.4

A516 Grade 70

0.27

0.28

0.3

0.31

0.31

0.85-1.2

0.85-1.2

0.035

0.035

0.15-0.4

ASTM  A516 Mechanical Properties

 

Tensile Strength (ksi)

Tensile Strength (MPa)

Yield Strength (ksi)

Yield Strength (MPa)

Elongation in 200mm

(%)

Elongation in 50mm

(%)

A516 Grade 55

55-75

380-515

30

205

23

27

A516 Grade 60

60-80

415-550

32

220

21

25

A516 Grade 65

65-85

450-585

35

240

19

23

A516 Grade 70

70-90

485-620

38

260

17

21

When the thickness is less than 5/16 in(8mm), See Specification A20/A20M for elongation adjustment.

We can supply:

Thickness from 6mm to 150mm (although thicker plates might be manufactured under special order)
Width: from 1,500mm to 4,100mm
Length: from 6,000mm to 20,000mm
Comments