Cold Drawn Seamless Mechanical Tubing (CDS)

Cold Drawn Seamless Mechanical Tubing (CDS) is a cold drawn 1026 steel tube. Produced from piercing hot rolled bar stock, the cold drawing process increases the tube’s physical properties reducing the cost of machine time. Cold drawn seamless tubing provides a better uniformed OD and ID, enhanced machinability, increased strength, and tighter tolerances compared to hot finish seamless products.

Made from 1026 steel
Meet ASTM A519
Stocked size range: 1.500”OD – 14.000” OD; .250” wall – 1.25” wall
Stocked lengths 17’-24’
Cut to length service available

Benefits of Cold Drawn Seamless Mechanical Tubing:
Superior surface finish
High yield strength
Dimensional accuracy and excellent micro-structure uniformity
Enhanced machinability
High strength to weight ratio
Tight tolerances, resulting in reduced machine time
Possible spiraling eccentricity inherent in product

Hydraulic cylinders
Structural applications
Truck and Automotive parts
Heavy equipment
Agricultural components

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