Timken introduces new alloy steel grades for oil, gas applications
CANTON, Ohio -- The Timken Company has introduced Timken 4130HW and 4140HW grades of high-performance alloy steel that meet AISI4130 and 4140 standards. These products expand upon their energy offerings portfolio, especially for HPHT applications.
Typical applications for 4130HW steel include oil and gas drilling and completion equipment, such as packers, liner hanger components, drilling jars and fishing tools. In addition to this equipment, customers also specify 4140HW steel for wellhead components including ball and gate valves, manifolds, crossover flanges, adapter flanges, slips and blowout preventers (BOPs).
For 4130HW, yield strengths range from 80 ksi through 95 ksi, while 4140HW yield strengths range from 110 ksi through 140 ksi.