SBQ

Magellan Corporation is one of North America's premier distributors of Specialty Bar Quality (SBQ) steel bars. Magellan works closely with mills as well as consumers to provide customized solutions for the market and has led the just-in-time delivery concept of SBQ products. Extensive inventories of standard grades of carbon and alloy steels in various conditions of supply in a broad range of sizes are maintained in both Chicago and Houston. Magellan also has customer-specific stocking programs in those facilities as well as in other locales to service clientele.

Production Methods
Hot Rolled Forged
Finishes
Black Drawn
Peeled Ground
Turned
Forms
Billet Square
Wire Rod Flat
Round Hexagonal
Conditions
Untreated Normalized
Annealed for Hardness Normalized and Tempered
Annealed for Structure Normalized, Quenched & Tempered
Spheroidize Annealed Quenched and Double Tempered
Quenched and Tempered Stress Relieved
Quenched and Tempered, Stress Relieved
Qualities
Commercial Aircraft
Structural (Mechanical) Bearing
Forging
Grades
Carbon
Carbon Steels Carbon-Manganese Steels
Carbon-Resulfurized Steels Carbon & Carbon-Boron "H" Steels
Carbon-Rephosphorized-Resulfurized Steels
Alloy
Alloy Steels Nitriding Steels
Alloy "H" Steels SAE "PS" Steels
Alloy "RH" Steels AMS / Military Steels
Alloy-Boron, Alloy-Boron "H" Steels Microalloy Steels

Stainless Steel

Standard grades of austenitic, precipitation hardening, and martensitic stainless steel round bars are stocked in Chicago in a broad range of sizes available for immediate delivery.

Cold Finished Round Bar Tolerances
Size Range Diameter Tolerance Out of Round
0.3125" to under 0.5000" +/- .0015" .0015" max
0.5000" to under 1.0000" +/- .0020" .0020" max
1.0000" to under 1.5000" +/- .0025" .0025" max
1.5000" to under 3.2500" +/- .0030" .0030" max
3.2500" to under 4.0000" +/- .0050" .0050" max
Hot Rolled Annealed Rough Turned Bar Tolerances
Size Range Diameter Tolerance Out of Round
3.5000" to 4.5000" + 0.06250" / - 0 .004600"
4.5001" to 5.5000" + 0.78125" / - 0 .005600"
5.5001" to 6.5000" + 0.12500" / - 0 .007000"
6.5001" to under 8.0000" + 0.15625" / - 0 .085000"
8.0010" to under 12.0000" + 0.18750" / - 0 .093750"
12.0010" to under 20.0000" + 0.21875" / - 0 .109375"
Cold Finished Hexagonal and Square Bar Tolerances
Size Range Over Under
0.1250" to 0.3124" 0 .002"
0.3125" to 0.4999" 0 .003"
0.5000" to 1.0000" 0 .004"
1.0001" to 2.0000" 0 .006"
2.0001" to 3.0000" 0 .008"
Cold Finished Bar Straightness Tolerance
0.0625" maximum in any 5 feet
Hot Finished Bar Straightness Tolerance
0.1250" maximum in any 5 feet

Rebar

Magellan Corporation stocks a wide variety of rebar sizes, lengths, grades, and finishes, including black and epoxy coated rebar produced in accordance with ASTM A615 or ASTM A706 specifications. Magellan's extensive selection of rebar is designed to meet the needs of all rebar customers. Epoxy coated rebar is suitable for situations when maximum protection is needed from corrosive elements. Black rebar provides a cost-effective solution when anti-rust and anti-corrosion coatings are not needed.

Imperial bar Size Weight Per Unit Length (lb/ft) Nominal Diameter (in) Nominal Area Metric Bar Size Mass Per Unit Length (kg/m) Nominal Diameter (mm) Nominal Area
#3 0.376 0.375 0.11 #10 0.561 9.525 71
#4 0.668 0.500 0.20 #13 0.996 12.700 129
#5 1.043 0.625 0.31 #16 1.556 15.875 200
#6 1.502 0.750 0.44 #19 2.240 19.050 284
#7 2.044 0.875 0.60 #22 3.049 22.225 387
#8 2.670 1.000 0.79 #25 3.982 25.400 509
#9 3.400 1.128 1.00 #29 5.071 28.650 645
#10 4.303 1.270 1.27 #32 6.418 32.260 819
#11 5.313 1.410 1.56 #36 7.924 35.810 1006
#14 7.650 1.693 2.25 #43 11.410 43.000 1452
#18 13.600 2.257 4.00 #57 20.284 57.330 2581