Category: Metal Man Knows

Welding Galvanized Steel

Welding galvanized steel has gotten a bad reputation over the years (rightfully so) as the fumes produced during welding can be incredibly dangerous to the welder’s health.

5 Common Alloying Elements

Alloying elements are used to alter the mechanical and chemical properties of steel to give them advantages over standard carbon steel.

Metals for Making Knives

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

Marine Grade Metals

When a metal is exposed to underwater or wet environments, marine grade metals may be necessary to prevent the material from failing under the conditions.

Metal Grating Guide: Bar Grating and Safety Grating

Metal grating is a term used to classify a wide variety of fabricated metal products.

What Is Turned, Ground and Polished?

Metal shafts used in high-speed applications require a large amount of precision.

How To Prevent Corrosion

What Is Corrosion? Corrosion is a deterioration of a material caused by environmental interactions.

The Difference Between Round Bar, Drill Rod and Shafting

Metal can be produced in a wide variety of sizes and shapes.