Finishes - Chemistries

Finishes & Chemistries


When you incorporate our phenomenal range of tubing sizes and finishes with our broad range of steel types, it's easy to see: Valmont Tubing is your first choice.  Whether your need calls out for a standard finish and grade or a special requirement, Valmont Tubing's unique tube making capabilities, engineering support and strong relationships with steel vendors allows us to better respond to your business needs. 

For a complete listing of our standard finishes by size, please view our steel tubing product catalog.  If you don't see a capability listed, call us at 1-800-825-6668 or email us at tubing@valmont.com and inquire!  

Standard Finishes

  • Hot-Rolled
  • Hot-Rolled Pickled & Oiled (P&O)
  • Cold-Rolled
  • Cold-Rolled Matte
  • Cold-Rolled Bright
  • Aluminized
  • Galvanized
  • Hot-Dipped Galvanized
  • Zinc-Aluminum-Magnesium Alloy
  • Galvalume
  • Weathering Steel
  • 409 Stainless Steel
If you are doing additional processes to the tubing such as painting please share that with your sales contact at the time of inquiry.  

Standard Chemistries

Carbon Steel Range Includes:

1006, 1008, 1010, 1015, 1020, 1021, 1026, 1030

Special Chemistries Include:

4130, Ultra High Strength (UHS), High Strength, Low Alloy, (HSLA), Weathering Steel A606, Extra Deep Drawing Steel (EDDS), Aluminum Killed Drawing Quality (AKDQ or DS Type A & B), Ultra Low Carbon (ULC) along with specialty steel chemistries as requested.

If you are unsure of the chemistry grade that you need, please provide as much detail at the time of inquiry as you can including the strength requirements, elongation, prints and/or how the tubing is being used.