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LIGHT BLUE

A medium range abrasion resistant plate for economy-minded applications, where the cost of initial materials and the reduction of downtime are important factors. Excellent weldability and workability make American-50 well suited to applications requiring quality materials at a significantly reduced cost.

Features And Advantages

  • Excellent weldability
  • Economical alternative to high cost AR plate
  • Can be rolled and formed with ease
  • Can be drilled and flame-cut with ease
  • Abrasion resistant

Typical Mechanical Properties

Tensile strength psi 130,000
Yield point psi 90,000
Elongation in 2” 16%
Brinell hardness 220–260

Welding

  • Use 7016 or 8016 electrodes

Applications

  • Asphalt plug mill liners
  • Bucket lips
  • Chute liners
  • Clam shell bucket lips
  • Concrete mixer liners
  • Concrete pipe liners
  • Conveyor buckets
  • Conveyor flights
  • Cylinders
  • Dredge pipes
  • Dust collector pipe sections
  • Fan housings
  • Flume liners
  • Funnels
  • Hoppers
  • Ore trays
  • Pan liners
  • Plug mill mixer liners
  • Screens
  • Skip tub liners
  • Skirt plates
  • Spades
  • Spouts
  • Troughs
  • Vibrating conveyors

Available Sizes

American-50 Plates

Thickness: 1/8” through 8”

Widths: 48” 60” 72” 84” 96” or burned to your specifications

Lengths: 96” 120” 144” 240” 288” or burned to your specifications

American-50 Wear Strips

Thickness: 1/8” 3/16” 1/4” 3/8” 1/2” 5/8” 3/4” 1” 1-1/4” 1-1/2” 1-3/4” 2” 2-1/2”

Thicknesses over 2-1/2” burned to your specifications

Widths: Burned to your specifications

Lengths: Maximum of 24’

Fabrication & Machining

Forming, rolling, punching, and perforating to your specifications