Blacksmith Forge Supplies & Farrier Tools - Centaur Forge

1/2" - Centaur V- Bit Gooseneck Tongs - 14" Rein Length

Item Number: 209105
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Detailed Description

Heat Treated like our other tongs Stronger than low-carbon steel with equally good machinability, 1045 carbon steel is widely used for bolts, studs, and shafts. Ground rods are decarb-free for a uniform surface that will consistently accept heat treating. 1045 Steel Heat Treatment Normalizing 1045 normalizing temperature range is 830-900 C and the typical normalizing temperature is 860 C. Austenitizing The austenitizing temperature for SAE 1045 induction hardening carbon steel is 800-845 C.