Key steel is a basic consumer material that is found in a range of everyday items such as door handles. The metal is produced from specially processed bars of the type usually used to make machine keys. Coventry Grinders believe key steel is a very versatile product that can be used for a variety of applications, such as in factory machine shops, maintenance departments and precision engineering.
The key steel offered by Coventry Grinders is made from a EN8 bright drawn medium carbon steel and conforms to BS4235. It also has a reasonable tensile strength, hence its application in engineering. Coventry Grinders stock a full industry-standard range of key steel. It can be used practically and in keyed assembly.
We offer a full standard range of both metric and imperial size ranges. Our metric range can be found here and here is our imperial range of key steel.
As well as offering a wide range of gauge plate and key steel, Coventry Grinders are technical distributors of grinding wheels and abrasive products. We are also proud to be stockists of many leading brands. If you would like to learn more about us please click here. You can also view our great online shop here. Don’t forget you can contact us with any queries you may have via 024 7623 3933 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.