December 9, 2019

Super Duplex Stainless Steel: Outlining UNS 32750

The term duplex draws from the Latin word for two-fold, or double-folded. In metallurgical contexts, this refers to stainless steels...
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September 2, 2019

When to Use UNS S32205?

Duplex alloys have always occupied something of a niche in stainless steel production, representing less than 1% (approximately 200KT) of...
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August 26, 2019

Understanding Plasma Cutting of Metals

Plasma cutting is an established method of metal profiling that has been available to engineers for decades. It emerged in...
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August 7, 2019

Outlining Steel for Shipbuilding

Many materials are used in shipbuilding, including fiber-reinforced composites (FRP), non-ferrous metals, plastics, and more. Yet almost 90% of materials...
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July 29, 2019

Corrosion-Resistant Steels: Corten A/B vs Stainless Steels

Corrosion is the process of material deterioration due to chemical or electrochemical reactions at the interface between a base material...
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July 11, 2019

300 Brinell Steel: Properties & Applications

Measuring hardness is a fundamental process in assessing how well an alloy will stand up to wear and tear. It...
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July 8, 2019

Understanding Abrasion-Resistant Steel

Abrasion is used to define any process where the surface of a material wears away due to friction. This can...
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June 12, 2019

Hardening Stainless Steels: A Brief Guide

Hardenability is a complex property that varies depending on an alloy’s microstructural arrangement and chemical content. The attribute varies so...
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June 5, 2019

Outlining Weldable Steels

Welding is a complex fabrication process that encompasses a broad range of individual techniques. Each of these distinct processes exploits...
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May 14, 2019

What is Composite Steel?

Composites are materials that have been put together from two or more components. The result is a product with different...
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