Wire Rod Products

Steel wire rod is produced by reducing a hot-rolled billet into a wire rod coil. It can be created using the carbon, alloy, or stainless-steel grade of your choice. Steel wire rod can come in many different qualities, including mesh, industrial, cold heading, and high carbon.

King Steel has over 30,000 tons of wire rod on hand at any time, making us the larger supplier of wire rod in the United States. Contact us today to speak to one of our experts.

Quality Wire Rod

Industrial quality wire rods are best utilized in the agricultural, automotive and commercial construction industries.

This type of wire rod is most suitable for fastener and cold heading applications, including bolts, nuts and screws.

This variation of wire rod is quite versatile and can be implemented in various automotive, construction and military applications.

Available Quality, Grades & Shapes

Type & Quality Size range Grades
Cold Heading Quality – CHQ 0.187″ – 2.000″ 1008, 1010, 1018, 1026, 1035, 1038, 1040, 1045, 10B30, 10B35, 1335, 1340, 15B21H, 1541, 15B21H, 4037, 4140, 9254 Request A Quote
High Carbon Quality Wire Rod – HCQ 0.187″ – 2.000″ 1050 – 1090, 5160, 9260 Request A Quote
Drawing Quality – DQ 0.187″ – 2.000″ 1005, 1006, 1006B, 1008, 1008B Request A Quote
Industrial Quality – IQ 0.187″ – 2.000″ 1005, 1006, 1006B, 1008, 1008M, 1010, 1010B, 1012, 1015, 1018, 1026, 1030, 1035, 1038, 1039, 1045, 1060, 1070, 1075 Request A Quote
Mesh Quality – MQ 0.187″ – 2.000″ 1005, 1006, 1006B, 1008, 1008M, 1010, 1010B, 1012 Request A Quote
Stainless Steel – SS 0.187″ – 2.000″ 302, 302HQ, 304, 304L, 316, 316L, 409Cb, 409Ni Request A Quote

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Size Ranges


Wire Rod, Your Way

Call us at 800.638.2530 to get a direct quote on a program to meet your needs on sizes ranging from 0.187” to 2.000” (please inquire on larger than 15”) with one or more of the following processes:

  • Turn and Polish
  • Cold Drawing
  • Annealing
  • Chamfering
  • Grinding
  • Quench and Temper
  • Heat Treated
  • Machine Straightening
  • Precision Saw Cutting
  • Custom Shapes
  • Shot Blast
  • Eddy Current Testing
  • Turn, Ground & Polished
  • Cold Drawn, & Polished
  • Straighten & Cut
  • Ultrasonic Testing
  • Pickle & Oil
  • Stress Relieve
  • Normalize
  • Case Hardening

Supply Programs

At King Steel, we recognize the importance of having the materials you need, when and where you need them in order to complete a job. With warehouses scattered throughout North America, we are fully equipped to stock your Jobsite with the correct amount and specifications of wire rod required for your application.

As an additional commitment to our customers, we proudly offer guaranteed pricing throughout the life of your contract with King Steel. Contact us today to learn more about how we can help get you back to business with our custom supply programs.

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