AMS Resource, Inc. - Alloy, Metal & Steel Supplier

A-131 Structural Steel for Ships

Description

This specification covers structural steel plates, shapes, bars, and rivets intended primarily for use in ship construction.

Ordinary Strength - Grades A, B, D, and E with a specified minimum yield point of 34 ksi [235 MPa]

Higher Strength - Grades AH, DH, EH, and FH with a specified minimum yield point of 46 ksi [315 MPa], 51 ksi [350 MPa], or 57 ksi [390 MPa].

The maximum thickness of products furnished under this specification is 4 in. [100 mm] for plates and 2 in. [50 mm] for shapes and bars.

Applications

ship construction.

Specifications

A-131 Structural Steel for Ships

Available Forms

  • Bar
  • Plate