It benefits from the key qualities of steel including strength and formability, but thanks to its reduced carbon content it is easier to work and can be drilled, cut and welded to suit a huge number of applications. It is also highly recyclable, and is therefore proven to be a cost-effective and ‘green’ material for the manufacturing of small and large components for products in almost every industry.
Our iron grade 43a steel round bar is suitable for a huge range of uses, particularly construction thanks to its formability. It is a favoured material for building frames and reliable structures, and it is delivered cut to size to suit your requirements.
As seen on Gardener's World - perfect for make your own plant supports. Find out more here: Make Your Own Plant Supports
Simply enter the dimensions you require for your mild steel round bar to receive a free on-screen quote for your order.
Please note: Our current machines operate to a tolerance of +/- 2mm. Please enter your desired dimensions below to the nearest whole mm.
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Very good Reviewed by Rhoslefain on 12 Oct 2017
Excellent for the purpose required.
Friends love the plant supports Reviewed by Cleigh01 on 11 Oct 2017
The 6 mm is perfect for bushy plant supports
Metal Supplies Made Easy Reviewed by Mick, West Sussex on 30 Sep 2017
Good quality product, first class service.
A very reliable company Reviewed by Mhbenton on 21 Sep 2017
Good product and good value for money. Very fast delivery and well packaged. Having used this company before for similar products with equal success, I would most certainly use again and would recommend to others without hesitation.
Exactly what I need for plant supports Reviewed by Ian.fordyce1 on 13 Sep 2017
I have purchased previously from Austen Knapman, purely for plant supports. They are a much cheaper alternative than those offered in garden centres.
Mild steel round bar is a popular choice of material commonly used in:
Popularly used in general engineering applications and suitable for fasteners, shafts and threaded bars; it is also widely recycled and easy to form.
Please find our delivery rates below. The delivery price will be automatically calculated as you add items to your cart.
|1 - 20kg||£9.95|
|20 - 50kg||£13.50|
|Orders Over £80||FREE|
|1 - 20kg||£11.95|
|20 - 50kg||£15.50|
|Orders Over £150||FREE|
Scottish Highlands & Islands
|1 - 20kg||£36.95|
|20 - 50kg||£40.50|
|Orders Over £150||FREE|
Universal Beams & Channels
We can only deliver Universal Beams and Universal Channels to selected postcodes in the TQ, EX, PL and TR areas. A shipping charge of £15 applies to all orders in this category. Collect in person is also available for those who live locally.
What days will the courier delivery?
Our courier will deliver between Monday and Friday.
How quickly will my order arrive?
The majority of orders will arrive within a maximum of five working days. However, sometimes there may be a delay but we will phone you if this is going to be the case.
Can I collect my order in person?
Yes, during the checkout process you will be given the option of selecting 'collect in person' which will remove all delivery charges.
Will I be able to track the status of my order?
Yes, you will be emailed the tracking number when your order is dispatched.
How will my order be delivered?
For deliveries local to us we use our own fleet of vehicles. For orders further afield we use a range of couriers, depending on the size of your order we select a courier to suit.
Will I need to sign for my order?
Yes, a signature is required upon delivery.
Special delivery instructions
If you have any special delivery instructions, please include these in the 'special delivery' section at the checkout.
As stated above the price of delivery varies depending on the postcode of the delivery address. In some rare cases concerning Scottish Highlands & Islands the stated delivery charge may not be enough to cover the shipping and we reserve the right to request this additional amount before shipment. Should you decide you do not wish to pay this additional cost we will refund the total cost of your order within 24hrs.
I have a query regarding delivery?
If you have any queries regarding delivery please ring our team on 01803 664020. We shall make every effort to contact you if we cannot deliver your order within the specified period and we will let you know of the expected time.