astm a572 gr 50 machining ASTM A572 Steel - Ultra-High Strength - Copperloy
A572-50 HSLA steel is versatile and easy to cut. You can cut A572-50 with plasma, oxy-Acetylene, laser, water jet, and abrasive cut-off saws. Machining, drilling, countersinking, counterboring, tapping, milling, and general machining can also all be done with conventional equipment and carbide tools. A572-50 steel can be welded with simple procedures and common consumables such as E7018 welding rod.