Chrome Plated OD Tubing
Chrome plated steel tubing is DOM in 1026 carbon steel or ST52.3 grades. The outside diameter is centerless ground, polished, and chrome plated to a thickness of 0.0005 inches (0.0127mm). Custom sizes and chrome thicknesses are available. These tubes meet ASTM A513 Type 5 standards and have precision tolerances and surface finish. Hardness of Rc 69-71, and a surface finish of 16 RMS maximum.
We currently stock 46 imperial sizes of chrome plated steel OD tubing available from 0.750 to 7.000 inch OD. Some sizes may be special order material, but they are still available for purchase and ready to quote. The tubes are stocked in 12.000 - 24.000 ft. lengths and can be cut to length. Standard packaging is used to prevent damage to the material during shipping. If you need custom packaging for your order, please let us know what your requirements are and we will accommodate your specific needs.
If you’re using chrome plated ID tubing for telescopic hydraulic cylinder applications, take a look at our accompanying sizes of chrome honed ID tubing. Please let us know any additional items and sizes to add to your quote or order.