Article - 18 May 2005
Grade 430 stainless steel combines good corrosion resistance with good formability and ductility.It is a ferritic, non-hardenable plain Chromium stainless steel with excellent finish quality. The...
Article - 11 May 2005
C101 is the moderate copper with high ductility and impact strength used in engineering applications. C101 is the base material that common brasses and bronzes are produced from. The properties,...
Article - 9 Feb 2005
AL Clean is a new fingerprint resistant stainless steel from Allegheny Ludlum. Available in grades such as 316, 304 and 201, the stainless steel benefits from a continuous coating that resists stains...
Article - 19 Aug 2004
Magnesium alloys have been growing in popularity in recent times. Casting processes and the main magnesium alloys used for casting are outlined. Considerations for die casting of magnesium alloys are...
Article - 3 May 2002
Have you ever wondered what kind of aluminium is recycled, how it is processed, what it gets made into or how much is recycled? This article addresses all these issues, with a focus on the European...
Article - 17 Apr 2002
Steel recycling trends for north America show positive trends with an overal recycling rate of 67.8%. Automotive recycling saw the largest increase, with other areas such as steel cans, construction...
Article - 3 Apr 2002
A comprehensive overview on magnesia from its origins, occurrences, raw materials, and grades.
Article - 26 Oct 2001
Grade 430 is a non-hardenable grade that combines good corrosion resistance, formability and useful mechanical properties. It is resistant to nitric acid making it useful in the chemical industry, but...
Article - 23 Oct 2001
This article discusses the properties and applications of stainless steel grade 304 (UNS S30400).
Article - 5 Sep 2001
Better impact performance than SMAc. Higher temperature stability than ABS. Better creep resistance than SAN or ABS. May be electroplated and is easily processable.