BS2789 Grade 400-15 SG Iron


BS2789 Grade 400-15 SG iron stockholders and suppliers, delivering to the whole of the UK. West Yorkshire Steel are suppliers of continuously cast bar, available in diameters and a limited range of flat sections. Sometimes referenced as a ductile iron BS2789 Grade 400-15 is a spheroidal graphite iron that possesses strength, impact and ductile properties of a different type to that of grey cast iron specifications, though with similar machining characteristics.

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Related Specifications

BS EN 1563 EN16482 EN GJS 400-15 60-40-10 65-45-12
FGS420-12 SF400 SFP400 DIN 1693 ISO 185 250

Alternative Cast Iron Grades

Spheroidal Graphite Iron | 420-12 | 500-7 | 600-3 | 700-2 |    Cast Iron200 | 220 | 250 | 260 | 300 | 350 |

Form of Supply

Supplied as round bar and a limited size range in flat bar. BS2789 Grade 400-15 diameters and flats are available in 3 metre bar lengths and can be sawn to cut lengths to your requirements.

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Applications

BS2789 Grade 400-15 SG iron is suitable for applications where the electrical conductivity, optimal impact, fatigue and magnetic permeability features of a spheroidal graphite iron (SG iron) is required. Typical applications include dies, pistons, valves and moulds.


Carbon3.40-3.85%Phosphorous0.10% max
Manganese0.10-0.30%Sulphur0.02% max
Silicon2.30-3.10%Magnesium0.07% max
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Tensile
Strength
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Typical
Elongation
%
Typical
Hardness
HB
40015120-180

Mechanical properties shown are typical and may vary subject to the size and section of this sg iron grade.


BS2789 400-15 SG Iron  is available with a certificate of conformity, please request when placing any orders.


BS2789 EN1563 SG Iron to grade 400-15 is supplied in accordance with our ISO 9001:2015 registration.