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Types of Steel Tubing Pickled and Oil Steel Tube
Pickled and Oil Steel Tube
Hot Rolled P&O

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Hot Rolled Steel P&O Tube

Hot Rolled Pickled & Oiled (P&O). Hot rolled steel that is run through an acid bath (pickling) in order to remove the surface scale. Oil is then applied to prevent the surface from rusting. 

T&B Tube supplies hot rolled pickled and oiled steel tubing in an assortment of sizes, wall thicknesses, and finishes. This tubing type is produced per ASTM A513 requirements, unless otherwise stated, from flat steel progressively rolled into a finished size and shape.

What’s Hot Rolled P&O Steel Tubing?

Scale develops when hot rolled steel products come into contact with oxygen and water vapor after the forming process. What starts out as a protectant can become rust, which degrades performance and longevity.

Hot rolled pickled and oiled steel tubing, or hot rolled P&O, has had the scale removed and an oily coating added. An acid bath eliminates scale that may form on the surface of the steel as it cools. A fast-drying oil is applied to the steel surface afterward, preventing rust formation.

Hot rolled steel P&O tube

Uses For Hot Rolled P&O Steel Tubing 

Hot rolled P&O steel tubing offers all the benefits of standard hot rolled steel tubing, but surface contaminants, stains, and other unwanted elements are gone. That makes hot rolled steel P&O tube perfect for an array of applications.

  • Original Equipment Manufacturers, Or OEMs
  • Steel Fabricators
  • Steel Service Centers 
  • Structural 
  • Store Fixtures, Displays, and Racks
  • Office And Institutional Furniture
  • Lawn And Garden 
  • Transportation Seating 
  • Material Handling 
  • Recreational Vehicles, or RVs

Full-Service HRPO Steel Tubing Provider 

Obtaining hot rolled pickled & oiled steel tubing in the desired condition may require additional processing, and juggling service providers increases wait times and costs. T&B Tube offers an array of value-added services to streamline your supply chain. 

  • Cutting To Length
  • Deburring 
  • Tube Laser Cutting 
  • Steel Tube Managed Inventory 
  • Steel And Custom Tube Packaging
  • Steel Tube Consignment Warehousing 

Tubing Cut For Your Project  

T&B Tube cuts tubing to customer-specified lengths using precision saw-cutting process lines. Holes or intricate shapes are made using advanced laser-cutting equipment. 

Deburring removes unwanted metal shavings and rough edges, making the material safe to handle and ready to process upon receiving. This process is applied to the tube’s outside and inside diameters. 

Your AKDQ Tubing Source 

T&B Tube is an ISO 9001:2015-certified provider of hot rolled steel P&O tube. With advanced production, processing, and inventory management capabilities, we make it easy to get the tubing you want – fast. 

Give us a call to learn more about hot rolled pickled & oiled steel tubing. 

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