Category: Metal Man Knows

The Melting Points of Metals

Metals are known for their ability to withstand extreme conditions.

What is Decarburisation?

Carbon content variations have a pronounced effect on steel; apart from the obvious chemical changes that occur as carbon content changes, there are also important changes to the mechanical properties of a steel as well.

What is a Press Brake?

One of the benefits of many types of metals is the fact they are relatively ductile; ductility ensures that metals bend before they break.

What is CNC Machining?

Machining is an important part of many manufacturing operations; when performed manually, it takes a high degree of skill and a lot of time.

Metal Dimension Tolerances Explained

Metal Dimension Tolerances When ordering a metal, the customer typically asks for a specific shape and size.

What is Metal Aging?

Metal aging is one of the most common ways to alter the properties of a metal alloy.

What is Metal Fatigue?

Metal fatigue is one of the subtlest types of metal failures, and one of the most dangerous.

The Difference Between Overheating and Burning a Metal

Using a metal material when creating a new product or structure comes with a host of benefits: high strength, ductility, toughness, ability to withstand the environments, and many others.