Differences Between Hot and Cold Rolling Titanium Plates

Bunch of titanium plates

Titanium and Its Applications

Titanium Plate is an unalloyed, low-strength titanium product with great formability and low oxygen content. This titanium grade is Utilized in airframes, heat exchangers, and desalination units. Pure titanium alloy plate is both robust and resistant to corrosion. Titanium Alloy Plate provides a passive oxide covering, which prevents the bulk metal from further oxidation. Sheet, Coils, Foils, Rolls, Plain Sheet, Shim Sheet, Strip, Flats, Clad Plate, Rolling Sheet, Flat Sheet, Rolling Plate, and Flat Shim are all options for titanium plate.

Difference Between Hot Rolling and Cold Rolling Titanium Plates

There is more carbon in the hot-rolled titanium plate than the cold roll titanium plate. The density and the composition of both the hot and cold roll titanium plates are similar to each other. The ductility and pressure effects are the features of the Titanium Gr 2 Hot Rolled Plate. Titanium plates are those that have been hot rolled and have a low hardness and ductility which is the main feature of it. Hot rolled titanium plate gives easy to access work with. Cold rolling has high strength which leads to difficulty in deformation as it has a high hardness and is difficult to produce. The use of hot rolling on the surface of a titanium plate is not suggested. Titanium plate that has been hot rolled has a high degree of plasticity. Hot rolling titanium plates have convenient and good thickness. Cold-rolled titanium plate has high strength, high hardness, and high surface polish. Cold-rolled titanium plate is typically thin and suitable for processing the sheet into metal.

The production of these plates is not the same as the hot and cold rolling titanium plates have different applications to be produced. Hot rolled titanium plate is utilized at high temperatures, whereas cold-rolled titanium plate is utilized at normal room temperatures. Titanium plate has great strength and ductility in general, whether cold rolled or hot rolled. Cold rolled titanium plate often has a thinner thickness, but hot rolled titanium plate might have a larger thickness. A cold-rolled titanium plate is more appealing in terms of aesthetic, surface quality, and dimension precision than a hot-rolled titanium plate. Cold rolling of titanium plate is more frequent because the thickness of thin cold-rolled titanium plating may be produced to around 0.18 mm.