What is mild steel?
Mild steel is a type of carbon steel with a low amount of carbon – it is actually also known as “low carbon steel".
Mild steel also has a high amount of iron and ferrite, making it magnetic.
What is Box Steel?
Square hollow sections or box sections as well as rectangular hollow sections or rectangular box sections are commonly used in many commercial and industrial applications. They are produced to give good strength and weldability. We have a large range of both hollow steel sections available from stock in a choice of lengths, widths and thicknesses, but if you don't see the specification you require please call our sales team. Our mild steel box section is supplied in mill finish but we are able to supply in either a satin finish or bright polished finish. We have a range of imperial and metric size options with our smallest steel square sections starting at 1/2’’ square (12.7mm steel square section.) The wall thickness of our range is typically 1.6mm to 3mm and the size options provides indicate the external width of the square section. We are able to provide custom lengths to our customer requirements but for convenience offer common lengths starting from 2m long sections.
What is Steel Square Section used for?
Steel box sections are used for the manufacture of furniture and high end interior fit outs. The ability to weld/solder steel and finish to a beautiful gold like finish gives to huge appeal. The ease of which steel square sections can be drilled and cut, makes it an ideal choice for commercial renovations.
Order Steel Box Section from London Metal Store
With well over 25 years experience under our belt, we have the knowledge and expertise to support you throughout your entire metalwork project, from enquiry to delivery. And if you’re looking for square steel section, you’re in the right place! Discover the best quality steel square tube here at London Metal Store. If you require a length not shown on our website, then this is not a problem we can accommodate bespoke lengths so please feel free to get in touch. Call us on 0203 002 63 53 or drop us an email at email@example.com.