What is the percentage of carbon in wrought iron?
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Wrought iron is a tough malleable form of iron which contains very less carbon percentage of 0.05 to 1%.
It is very soft in nature and have high tension strength.
It is also magnetic and ductile in nature.
Wrought iron is a form of commercial iron containing less than 0.10% of carbon, less than 0.25% of impurities total of sulfur, phosphorus, silicon and manganese, and less than 2% slag by weight. Wrought iron is redshort or hot short if it contains sulfur in excess quantity.