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GS-52 / GE 260

Home Materials GS-52 / GE 260

Characteristics of GS-52

GS52 is a non-alloy cast steel which is widely used in general engineering. The maximum working temperature is + 300 °C. GS52 is a cast steel variant of C55 structural steel.

The material is suitable for drums, running wheels, cable sheaves and guide rails among other products.

Standards / designations
EN 10293 (EU)GE 260

DIN 1681 (DE)GS-52

WERKSTOFFNUMMER (DE)1.0552

ALTGS52, GS 52
Mechanical properties
Tensile strengthσ B520-650[N/mm2]

Permanent limit of elongationσ bB260[N/mm2]

ElongationA18[%]

Brinell hardnessHB30155-200[Kg/mm2]

Notch impact strength at 20 °C.Av22[Joule]
Chemical composition
CarbonC0.27[%]

SiliconSi0.30[%]

ManganeseMn0.60[%]

IronFeRemainder