EN 10028 16Mo3

16Mo3 is a EN10028 specified pressure vessel grade chrome molybdenum steel alloy for use in elevated working temperatures.
The material is used as a weldable steel in the fabrication of industrial boilers and steel pressurised vessels found in the oil, gas and chemical industry. Due to the materials chrome and molybdenum content, 16Mo3 has excellent heat resistance and corrosion resistant characteristics.
Grade 16Mo3 is available ex–stock from Masteel UK Limited and the material comes with test certification and stamping. Please refer to technical information for this grade below.
 
 
 
 

Mechanical Properties of 16Mo3

GradeThicknessTemperature (Deg C)         
(mm)50100150200250300350400450500
MPaMPaMPaMPaMPaMPaMPaMPaMPaMPa
16Mo3< 16273264250233213194175159147141
> 16 < 40268259245228209190172156145139
> 40 < 60258250236220202183165150139134
> 60 < 100238230218203186169153139129123
> 100 < 150218211200186171155140127118113
> 150 < 250208202191178163148134121113108

Chemical Composition of 16Mo3
 %
Carbon (C)0.12/0.20
Silicon (Si)0.35
Manganese (Mn)0.40/0.90
Phosphorus (P)0.025
Sulphur (S)0.010
Chromium (Cr)0.030
Molybdenum (Mo)0.25/0.35
Nickel (Ni)0.30
Nitrogen (N)0.012
Copper (Cu)0.30