Steel Manufacturing Blog: Keeping it Steel

ASTM F1554 Anchor Bolt Manufacturing Step-By-Step Process

Posted on Thu, Jul 18, 2019 @ 01:58 PM


The Steel Supply Company stocks round bar from only the best U.S. manufacturers like Nucor, CMC and Steel Dynamics. Steel round bar is stocked in F1554 grades A36, grade 55, and A-105. While not included in the ASTM F1554, round bar grade A449 is sometimes called out on DOT or transportation projects. The Steel Supply Company carries an ample amount of A449 bar, as well.

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Tags: S-1 supplement, Anchor Bolts, Bent Anchor Bolts, Cut Thread, Galvanized Anchor Bolts

Anchor Bolt Bending - Watch the Bend!

Posted on Wed, Jun 04, 2014 @ 11:34 AM

One of the most overlooked factors in anchor bolt manufacturing is the bend in a hooked bolt. We’ve seen them done using a variety of methods, but the one to be careful with is the press brake.

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Tags: Anchor Bolts, Bent Anchor Bolts

F1554 Anchor Bolt Threads / UNC 1A, 2A, 3A

Posted on Wed, Nov 13, 2013 @ 10:16 PM
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Tags: F1554, Anchor Bolts, Bent Anchor Bolts, Cut Thread

Galvanizing vs. Hydrogen Embrittlement

Posted on Tue, Nov 05, 2013 @ 06:38 PM

First this article will describe the condition known as Hydrogen Embrittlement. Further below it will get into how and why Hydrogen Embrittlement is an important factor when Galvanizing any steel or alloy product. 

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Tags: F1554, Anchor Bolts, Bent Anchor Bolts

Anchor Bolt Bending

Posted on Tue, Apr 24, 2012 @ 02:45 PM

Often overlooked, this is a critical point in the process of manufacturing Anchor Bolts.

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Tags: Bent Anchor Bolts