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Cold Drawn Steel Parts
Benefits of Cold Drawing

Customer Benefits of Cold Drawn Steel Bars and Steel Wire

Cold Drawn Steel Product Features / Customer Benefits

  • Hot and Cold Rolled Steel BarsImproved Size and Section / Reduces machining losses
    • Tighter size & section tolerances
    • Dimensional consistency within each bar
    • Dimensional consistency from bar to bar
  • Improved Steel Surface Finish / Reduces surface machining & improves quality
    • Cold drawn Steel
    • Ground and polished steel
    • Surface Improvement (Shaving or turning to produce Defect Free surface)
  • Improved Straightness / Facilitates automatic bar feeding
  • Increased Mechanical Properties / Can reduce the need for hardening
    • Yield strength
    • Tensile strength
    • Hardness
  • Improve Machinability and Productivity / Enables higher machining feeds & speeds and improved machined finish.
    • Increased machining rates
    • Longer tool life
    • Improved yield
  • Improved Formability / Improves response to spheroidization
    • Cold Drawn and Annealed
  • Improved Cost Effectiveness / Optimizes machinability and reduces yield losses
    • Production of Precision Shapes to Precision Tolerances

Cost Benefit Analysis

Comparison of Yield Loss Dollars for the Same Part Machined from a Standard Section Bar vs PK Special Shaped Steel Bar. Click the icon to view chart. (pdf)


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