ASTM A-996 Axle Grade Rebar

100% Recycled and Equivalent to ASTM A-615 rebar!

Made exclusively by Byer Steel, A996 axle grade rebar is manufactured using train axles as its only raw material source. 

The chemical consistency of these train axles nets grade 40 and grade 60 rebar that is equivalent to the properties of A615 rebar at a lower price point. 

Byer Steel's mill produces A996 rebar (formerly known as A617 rebar) per ASTM specifications in the following sizes:

Bar Size Metric Size # / Feet
#3 (3/8'') #10 0.376
#4 (1/2") #13 0.668
#5 (5/8") #16 1.043
#6 (3/4") #19 1.502
#7 (7/8") #22 2.044
#8 (1'') #25 2.670

Customized lengths are frequently rolled by our steel mill in order to meet the specialized needs of Byer Steel's customers in a more cost effective manner, provided a minimum order quantity is met.