Category: Metal

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.

How Heating Metal Affects Its Properties

The electrical, magnetic and structural properties of metals can be changed through heat.

How to Prevent Rust

Rust is the orange-brown discoloration that builds up on metal.

How Steel is Made

Steel is one of the most widely used metals in the modern world.

What Do Pipe Schedules Mean?

The schedule number on pipe products relates to the thickness of the wall on the pipe: as the number increases, the thicker the wall thickness becomes.

Difference between ERW, DOM, and Seamless Tube

ERW (Electric Resistance Welded) The nomenclature ERW refers to a specific type of welding process that involves both spot and seam welding.

Aluminium and the Auto Industry

Aluminium has been used to manufacture automobiles for well over a hundred years.