Selecting and Specifying Hot-Rolled Steel Bar Products
This SAE Information Report relates to hot-rolled steel bar products. It is intended as a guideline to assist in the selection
and specification of hot-rolled steel bar; however, it is not to be interpreted as a material specification in itself.
SAE J418: Cancelled by SAE, inserted ASTM E 112 as substitute.
ASTM A 255: The title of the specification was changed by ASTM.
ASTM A 108: The title of the specification was changed by ASTM.
ASTM A 331: Withdrawn by ASTM, replaced by ASTM A 108.
ASTM A 535: Withdrawn by ASTM, no replacement.
SAE J416: Cancelled by SAE, ASTM E 8 is already listed in this spec.
4.1.3: Inserted “globular” before oxides to clarify D-types.
5.5.1: Removed reference to cancelled SAE spec. J416.
5.6: Deleted “lamps” and replaced with “laps.”
5.7.1: Corrected spelling to “austenite”, deleted SAE J418, corrected “ASTM E 12” to ASTM E 112.
188.8.131.52 Deleted SAE J418.