Dura-Bar 65-45-12 is a ductile iron that is used for continuous cast products. Its microstructure consists of nodular graphite in a matrix of ferrite with small amounts of pearlite. Dura-Bar 65-45-12 is used for moderately stressed parts requiring good ductility and machinability. This datasheet provides information on composition, physical properties, tensile properties, compressive and shear strength. It also includes information on heat treating and machining. Filing Code: CI-69. Producer or source: Charter Dura-Bar, Inc.