CN - Handan Steel develops H680 steel for automobile frames

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It is reported that Hebei Province based Chinese steelmaker Handan Iron and Steel Co a subsidiary of Hebei Steel Group has successfully produced 700 MT of high strength H680 steel with tensile strength of 745 MPa for application in automobile frames.

The product in question is mainly used in the manufacturing of heavy automobile frames with a yield strength requirement above 580 MPa and a tensile strength requirement above 680 MPa.

The high-strength H680 auto frame steel will contribute to reducing frame weight and thereby also to reducing fuel consumption.

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