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Workwear™ 14

11-14% (Hadfield) Manganese Impact Steel

Workwear 14 is a true austenitic 11-14% manganese steel (Hadfield Steel) product. It exhibits excellent work hardening characteristics in service applications where impact and abrasion are prevalent. This material will work-harden in service up to 550BHN hardness. Material can be welded with standard manganese electrodes.

Manganese steel is an austenitic steel which means it is non-magnetic.

This product hardens under cold work conditions. Please use only certified personnel familiar with working with this type of material. Drilling is not recommended. Call or email us for a quote.



Excellent Hardness Results

Hardens Under Load and Impact

True Hadfield Grade

Available Stock

1/4″ up to 3″ Thickness


Typical Properties*

Hardness, Brinell (as delivered)250 BHN
After Work Hardening550 BHN

*Material work hardens up to 550 BHN depending upon the application.

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Typical Chemical Analysis*

1.0/1.411.0/14.0.05 max.04 max.60 max

*Variations may occur by heat lot and producing mills.



  • Grizzly Bars
  • Stone Chutes
  • Truck Bed Liners
  • Chain Conveyor
  • Bucket Teeth
  • Drag Line Parts
  • Jaw Plates
  • Shifting Plate
  • Rock Screens
  • Crusher Liners
  • Skid Plates
  • Baffle Plates
  • Dozer Skins
  • Hoppers
  • Perforated Plates
  • Hammers
  • Wheelabrators
  • Shot Blast Cabinets
  • Various Step Lips
  • Wear Patches

(equivalent to Sheffield™ 14% Manganese)

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