Category: Steel

What is Galvalume?

Protecting steel from oxidation is a must for many projects.

What Is HSLA Steel?

HSLA stands for high-strength low-alloy steel.

5 (More) Common Alloying Elements

There are many alloying elements added to steel to achieve various enhanced properties.

Grade Guide: S275 Steel

Steel is one of the most common metals used for structural applications.

Abrasion Resistant Steel

What Is Abrasion Resistant Steel Abrasion occurs when materials are rubbed across one another over a period of time.

What Is Weathering Steel?

Weathering steel is a family of low carbon steels that have additional alloying elements mixed in with the carbon and iron atoms.

Video Blog: The ABCs of Structural Steel – Part 3: Channels

Here is the final part of our video blog series looking at the ABCs of structural steel, which includes Angles, Beams and Channels.

Metals for Making Knives

A well-made knife is expected to function consistently without failing.