Are you among the many people in the manufacturing industry who do not know about ASTM A666 in general? Fortunately for you, this will help you understand what it is and how it can help your business. Out of the overall production of steel across the world, approximately 40% of that is constructed using recycled […]
What is AMS 5510?
Stainless steel that is designated AMS 5510 is a way to standardize the properties of this thin sheet metal, thin metal strips or thin steel sheet within the industry. Standardization is very important because it sets a standard that suppliers must meet. It helps consumers of the goods to choose the right type of metal […]
The Industry of Metal and Alloys
Few materials have proven as important to human industry as metals. In fact, a number of prehistoric ages are named after the most commonly used metals at the time, such as the Bronze Age and the Iron Age. Much later, the Industrial Revolution allowed for mass production of metal, as well as the goods made […]
How Well Do You Know Your Metals
It’s A Handy Reference Tool For Metal Surface Finish Characteristics A surface finish chart is a reference material we at Metal Cutting sometimes use internally as part of our quality assurance process. (You can read more about our quality measures on the Quality Commitment page of our website.) Typically, such charts provide guidelines regarding the […]