Steel Bar

King Steel has invested a lot of time and capital into new equipment and processes that add value to our steel bars.

King Steel warehouses steel in over 40 locations throughout North America, including Canada and Mexico. We can offer you a logistic program that will locate bar inventory close to your plant and provide a JIT program to fit your individual needs. Our equipment is capable of providing our customers with the type of steel they need. We operate a bank of high speed precision cold saws at our Holly Michigan location and a state of the art heat treat line in our Norfolk Nebraska location .

Additionally we are continually researching new bar processing solutions to deliver a competitive edge for our customers. Tell us what you need. Give us a challenge!

Value-Added Steel Bar Products

King Steel offers a wide range of value-added bar processes that enable us to absolutely customize our programs and products to your requirements. Please talk to one of our sales professionals to find out how King Steel can add value to your steel bar order.

Steel Bar, Processed Your Way

Call us at 800.638.2530 to get a direct quote on a program to meet your needs on sizes ranging from 1/4” to 15” (please inquire on larger than 15”) with one or more of the following processes:

  • Turn and Polish
  • Grinding
  • Saw Cutting
  • Cold Drawing
  • Quench and Temper
  • Custom Shapes
  • Annealing
  • Grinding
  • Shot Blast
  • Chamfering
  • Machine Straightening
  • Eddy Current Testing

Steel Bar Products

Quality Grades Industries/Applications Served
Special Bar Quality (SBQ) 10xx, 11xx, 12xx, 13xx, 15xx, 40xx, 41xx, 43xx, 51xx, 52100, 86xx, 87xx, 92xx Agricultural, Automotive, Construction, Energy, Heavy Truck, Mining, Rail
Cold Finish Quality (CFQ) 10xx, 11xx, 12xx, 13xx, 15xx, 40xx, 41xx, 43xx, 51xx, 52100, 86xx, 87xx, 92xx Agricultural, Automotive, Construction, Energy, Heavy Truck, Mining, Rail
Merchant Bar Quality (MBQ) A36, A572, A529, A588, 10xx Agricultural, Automotive, Construction, Energy, Heavy Truck, Mining, Rail
Aircraft Quality (AQ) 41xx, 43xx, 86xx, 87xx, 93xx Aerospace, Agricultural, Automotive, Construction, Energy, Heavy Truck, Mining, Rail
Bearing Quality (BQ) 52100, 861xx Agricultural, Automotive, Construction, Energy, Heavy Truck, Mining, Rail
Stainless Steel 200, 300, and 400 stainless series Agricultural, Automotive, Construction, Energy, Heavy Truck, Mining, Rail

Steel Bar Processes

Process Type
Cold Finishing Cold Drawn, Turned and Polished, Turned, Ground, and Polished
Heat Treating Quench and Tempered, Spheroidize Annealed, LP Annealed
Descaling Cleaned and Coated, Pickled and Oiled, Shot Blasting
Saw Cutting Saw Cut to Gram Weight Tolerances, First Operation Blanks to Gram Weight Tolerances, Bundle Cutting
Shapes Round, Square, Flat, Hex, Billets, REO (Round Edge Overall), Round Cornered Square.
* Please inquire on any special shapes.

Supply Programs

With warehouses located strategically throughout the country, we can stock steel bar near most major industrial areas.  King Steel also offers custom stocking programs to meet your unique requirements, and we can arrange firm pricing that will guarantee pricing for the life of your contract.  Please contact us to discuss how we can help you to lock in supplies and pricing.

At King Steel we want YOU to make TODAY a great one!