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Outlining Steel for Shipbuilding

7th August 2019
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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Corrosion-Resistant Steels: Corten A/B vs Stainless Steels

29th July 2019
Corrosion is the process of material deterioration due to chemical or electrochemical reactions at the interface between a base material...
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300 Brinell Steel: Properties & Applications

11th July 2019
Measuring hardness is a fundamental process in assessing how well an alloy will stand up to wear and tear. It...
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Understanding Abrasion-Resistant Steel

8th July 2019
Abrasion is used to define any process where the surface of a material wears away due to friction. This can...
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Hardening Stainless Steels: A Brief Guide

12th June 2019
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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Outlining Weldable Steels

5th June 2019
Welding is a complex fabrication process that encompasses a broad range of individual techniques. Each of these distinct processes exploits...
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What is Composite Steel?

14th May 2019
Composites are materials that have been put together from two or more components. The result is a product with different...
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Choosing Between A/B Corten Steel

2nd May 2019
Corten steel was a foundational alloy when it was first developed almost a century ago, and it remains critical for...
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When to Use QT800 Stainless Steel

17th April 2019
Martensitic stainless steels are not as widely consumed as the likes of ferritic and austenitic grades, yet this has more...
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When to Use 316 Stainless Steel

4th April 2019
There are five primary subfamilies of stainless steel, yet just one of them comprises as much as two-thirds of global...
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