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Video Blog: The Four Types of Steel (Engineering Steel)

In this video from our Types of Steel series, we look at Engineering Steel, also known as Alloy Steel. This video reviews some common grades and their characteristics. If you haven’t already, check out the video on Carbon Steel from this video blog series.

Stay tuned for the next part, or check out this blog to learn more about the four types of steel, including Engineering Steel.

Metal Supermarkets


Metal Supermarkets is the world’s largest small-quantity metal supplier with 125 brick-and-mortar stores across the US, Canada, and United Kingdom. We are metal experts and have been providing quality customer service and products since 1985.

At Metal Supermarkets, we supply a wide range of metals for a variety of applications. Our stock includes: mild steel, stainless steel, aluminium, tool steel, engineering steel, brass, bronze and copper.

We carry a wide range of shapes including: bars, tubes, sheets and plates. We can cut metal to your exact specifications.

Visit one of our 8 locations in the United Kingdom today.

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