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Which Nickel Alloy Will Work Best For You?

Nickel use is growing ever more prevalent in our daily lives. Whether it is your smartphone or hybrid vehicle, Nickel is widely used to make rechargeable batteries, something that our current global economy would not work without. Nickel use has been growing at a rate of 4% per year, and Nickel-containing stainless steel use has

By |March 27th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

What Is Stainless Steel Anyway?

Refrigerators, sinks, cutlery, door knobs, and tailpipes -- what do these things all have in common? They are stainless steel products. This useful metal alloy has many desirable aesthetic and practical qualities. The question nobody thinks to ask, however, is what is stainless steel? Let’s find out the answer. What Is Stainless Steel? The simplest answer to

By |March 21st, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Properties and Purposes: Aluminum Bronze

Aluminum bronze is a class of alloys that are generally composed of copper, between nine and 12% aluminum, and at most 6% iron and nickel. There are plenty of instrumental uses it has in the metalworking industry, but let's take a look at some of the more important aluminum bronze properties first. Aluminum bronze density

By |March 8th, 2018|Categories: Blog|