Mild SteelBlack Tube
Our 'black' mild steel tube is certified BS EN 10255:2004, comes with a 'black' finish and is not threaded. Available in 1.5m, 3m and 6m lengths our medium 'black' mild steel tube, 48.3mm external diameter, is compatible with our 48.3mm blackened tube clamp products.
48.3mm external diameter tube has the following dimensions:
- nominal bore 40mm
- wall thickness 3.00mm
- internal diameter 41.8mm
Information: Please note that the tube is supplied as it arrives from the mill and may be dirty or greasy when delivered and you may wish to clean or degrease prior to use.
Mild steel is sometimes referred to as carbon steel or plain steel. Typically, it is stiff and strong. Carbon steels do rust easily, but they can be easily painted or primed. They are cheap so they are the normal choice for most fabrications.