Metal Blog

Get the low-down on all things metal. From choosing the right metal grade to the differences between metal types, our blog has you covered.

Understanding Copper Alloys

As copper alloys were developed, the Copper Development Association (CDA) established a numbering system based on composition of each alloy.

The Difference Between 304 and 316 Stainless Steel

When selecting a stainless steel that must endure corrosive environments, austenitic stainless steels are typically used.

Video Blog: What Metal Is The Strongest?

Wondering what metal is the strongest? We take a look at some contenders in this video blog.

What Is Galvanneal?

Sacrificial coatings are an excellent way to protect an underlying base material from the effects of corrosion.

Video Blog: What is the Difference Between Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Metal?

Wondering what the differences are between ferrous and non-ferrous metals? Check out the video below for the answer.

How To Cut Metal

While metal is generally hard and tough, it is still able to be cut by several different processes.

Metal Supermarkets Now Open In Orlando, FL

Metal Supermarkets, the world’s largest supplier of small quantity metals, opened its 89th store on February 12th, 2018 in Orlando, Florida.

How Much Metal Is At Sunday’s Big Game?

About Metal Supermarkets Metal Supermarkets is the world’s largest small-quantity metal supplier with over 80 brick-and-mortar stores across the US, Canada, and United Kingdom.