Category: Copper

How Long Does COVID-19 Live on Copper Surfaces?

By now most of us are aware that the deadly coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 (more widely referred to as COVID-19) is transmissible from an infected person through droplets not only in the air, but on surfaces as well.

How Does Copper Kill Bacteria?

Copper is known to have many benefits; notable physical properties of copper are its ductility and toughness.

Red Metal Grade Guide

Trying to determine what red metal you should use for your next project? Our Red Metal Grade Guide breaks down some of the most common red metal grades.

Video Blog: The Difference Between Copper, Brass and Bronze

While these three "red metals" may look similar, they are actually quite different.

Which Metals Conduct Heat Best?

Thermal conductivity measures the ability of a metal to conduct heat.

Which Metals Are Magnetic?

Magnets were first discovered by ancient civilizations going back 2,500 years, and by the 12th and 13th centuries AD, magnetic compasses were commonly used for navigation in China and Europe.

The Difference Between Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Metal

What’s The Difference Between Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Metal? The simple answer is that ferrous metals contain iron and non-ferrous metals do not.

Which Metals Conduct Electricity? (Video Update)

What is Electrical Conductivity? Electrical conductivity is the measured amount of current generation created on a metal target’s surface.