Applications and Benefits of 4130 Tubing

4130 Tubing is a lightweight, resilient, ductile alloy that has found applications across various industries. Mainly manufactured for aircraft and the aerospace industry, 4130 tubing is now being used widely across several industries and applications.

Benefits – Why is 4130 Tubing Used?

4130 tubes are extremely useful components employed to create a framework or provide a strong support system. The detailed benefits are:

  1. 4130 tubing is extremely durable.
  2. It is lightweight.
  3. It is ductile.
  4. It is resistant to oxidation.
  5. All surfaces of this tubing are smooth and not prone to scaling.
  6. It has very high tensile and yield strength allowing it to easily bear heavy weights.
  7. It can easily be welded due to its low carbon content, thus it can be used for research applications as well.

Applications – Where is 4130 Tubing Used?

The applications of 4130 tubing are infinite due to increasing demands for durable and lightweight tubing. Some of these are listed below:

  1. Military
  2. Automotive
  3. Bicycle Framework
  4. Cranes

4130 Tubing at Arch City Steel and Alloy, Inc

Arch City Steel is a leading manufacturer of 4130 Chromium-Molybdenum Alloy tubing. The efficiency and technical expertise of the engineers at Arch City Steel is unparalleled. Arch City Steel prides itself on its well-organized production and delivery systems. Catering to the need of the hour, they stock competitively priced 4130 Chromium-Molybdenum Alloy tubing, ready to be shipped at a moment’s notice.

4130 Alloy Tubing
Specifications of 4130 Tubing Available at Arch City Steel and Alloy, Inc

Round, Square, and Rectangular 4130 Aircraft Alloy Tubing are available with the following specifications:

  • A519
  • A513
  • MIL-T-6736
  • AMS-6360
  • AMS-6371
  • AMS-6372 DOM
  • Cold Drawn Seamless

For ready to ship or customized 4130 tubing requirements, please visit, email at, or call us on 636-343-3004/ 800-264-7833.