ASTM F593C Stainless Steel Bolts

ASTM F593/ ASTM F593C Stainless Steel Bolts

  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide

ASTM F593 covers the chemical and mechanical requirements for stainless steel bolts, hex cap screws and studs in diameters ranging from 1/4" to 1-1/2" inclusive.

ASTM F593 Alloy Groups

Alloy Group Alloy Designation Alloy Type
1 303, 304, 304L, 305, 384, XM1, 18-9LW, 302HQ, 303Se Austenitic
2 316, 316L Austenitic
3 321, 347 Austenitic
4 430, 430F Ferritic
5 410, 416, 416Se Martensitic
6 431 Martensitic
7 630 (17-4) Precipitation Hardening
*The selection of an alloy within each group is at the discretion of the manufacturer unless the purchaser requests a specific alloy.

ASTM F593 Mechanical Properties / Condition

Alloy Group Condition Marking Diameter Range Tensile, ksi Yield, ksi min Rockwell Hardness
1 AF F593A 1/4 to 1-1/2 65 to 85 20 B85 max
A F593B 1/4 to 1-1/2 75 to 100 30 B65 to 95
CW1 F593C 1/4 to 5/8 100 to 150 65 B95 to C32
CW2 F593D 3/4 to 1-1/2 85 to 140 45 B80 to C32
2 AF F593E 1/4 to 1-1/2 65 to 85 20 B85 max
A F593F 1/4 to 1-1/2 75 to 100 30 B65 to 95
CW1 F593G 1/4 to 5/8 100 to 150 65 B95 to C32
CW2 F593H 3/4 to 1-1/2 85 to 140 45 B80 to C32

ASTM F593 Chemical Requirements

Element, max except as shown Alloy Group 1, Type 304 Alloy Group 2, Type 316
Carbon 0.08% 0.08%
Manganese 2.00% 2.00%
Phosphorus 0.045% 0.045%
Sulfur 0.030% 0.030%
Silicon 1.00% 1.00%
Chromium 18.0 to 20.0% 16.0 to 18.0%
Nickel 8.0 to 10.5% 10.0 to 14.0%
Copper 1.00%
Molybdenum 2.00 to 3.00%

ASTM F593 Recommended Hardware

ASTM F593 Nuts ASTM F593 Washers
F594 SS304 or SS316
Summary
Review Date
Reviewed Item
ASTM F593C Stainless Steel Bolts
Author Rating
5