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Round bar is a long, cylindrical metal bar stock with many industrial and commercial applications, one of the most common being shafts.
Purchase it online or at any Metal Supermarkets location, cut to your exact specifications. Select from one of the available metal types below to get started. Or contact your closest store for assistance with metal sourcing.
Round bars are widely used for construction projects where high-strength reinforced concrete works are not requested. They can be found in beam and column stirrups, pipelines and roads.
A metal bar is typically measured by taking its diameter. Standard diameters range from 0.25″ all the way up to 24″ but other sizes may be available.
Metal bars are valued for their versatility, especially steel bar stock. These are strong, with a high load bearing capacity as well as elastic, reducing the potential for weak points over time. Round bars are also desired for their malleability and ductility, as this makes them more user friendly (easier to cut and shape).
Round bar is available in many metal types including:
There are other metal shapes that look similar to round bar, including drill rod and shafting, but there are a few key differences between these products. The differences relate to the tolerances and finishing of the products. Learn more about these differences.
No matter your needs, this shape is easy to weld, cut, form and drill with the right tools and know-how. Metal Supermarkets carries a wide range of grades and sizes of round bar, each of which can be cut to your exact specifications.
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