Article - 7 Feb 2002
Outlined are some simple and practical tests that can be used for the identification of grades and types of stainless steel. The tests are inexpensive and non-destructive but do have some limitations...
Article - 8 Jan 2002
Stainless steels can be fabricated using most conventional techniques, although some different processing parameters may be required compared to plain carbon steels. These are investigated for...
Article - 22 Feb 2001
Stress and corrosion can combine to induce stress corrosion cracking. Emphasis is placed on the performance of austenitic stainless steels, ferritic and martensitic grades together with duplex...
Article - 1 Nov 2018
This article discusses the applications of martensitic stainless steel 1.4057 QT800.
News - 22 Jan 2007
Allegheny Technologies Incorporated announced that its Board of Directors has approved the expansion of the Company’s titanium and specialty plate facility located in Washington, PA. The purpose...
Article - 19 Apr 2002
Nickel-Titanium based shape memory alloys are the most common types of commercially available SMA's. Compositional variations, work hardening, properties, applications and history of this family of...
Article - 12 Apr 2001
This article outlines the effects on steel of the addition of elements including chromium, nickel, vanadium, molybdenum, tungsten, boron, cobalt, titanium, aluminium, manganese, and silicon.
News - 14 Nov 2012
Outokumpu stainless steel is used to make crucial components in Miele’s world-leading washers and driers. Miele’s washing machines have the longest product lives of all competing...
News - 23 Jul 2012
Granta Design has announced the launch of a new data module providing searchable access to metals property data from Japan's National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS), experts on the...
News - 29 Oct 2009
The steady rise in austenitic stainless steel transaction prices in Europe over the past five months has been arrested - mainly due to a reduction in alloy surcharges in October. Basis values in most...