A new kind of iron: Solution Strengthened Ductile Iron
Charter Dura‐Bar, the largest North American producer of continuous cast iron bars, will discuss the benefits and advantages of a newly introduced grade of ductile iron, Solution Strengthened Ductile Iron. With excellent strength and ductility, SSDI can be used in a wide variety of fluid power applications. One of the key features of SSDI is enhanced machinability, yielding productivity increases of approximately 30 percent!
Charter Dura‐Bar is a North American based company headquartered in Woodstock, Illinois, where our continuously cast-iron bar stock is developed, produced, tested, and marketed. Available in a variety of grades, shapes and sizes, Dura‐Bar is engineered to machine fast and consistently. It is an ideal alternative to many grades of steel, castings and aluminum and is available through Charter Dura‐Bar’s network of distributors throughout North America and China.