Our Mild Steel Product Range

Tuesday, 22nd of June 2021

As the most commonly available form of steel, mild steel is championed as a terrifically versatile, cost-effective and easily fabricated material. It is set apart from other forms of steel because it contains a relatively low amount of carbon, which maintains

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5 Unique Properties Unique To Mild Steel

Wednesday, 21st of October 2015

Mild steel (also known as low carbon steel) has received abundant coverage on the Austen Knapman blog, yet we’ve barely begun to crack the surface on what this exceptionally versatile, widely available metal can do! From steel frame buildings and machinery

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What Factors Affect the Price of Aluminium?

Wednesday, 24th of June 2015

Aluminium is one of the most commonly used materials around the globe, being corrosion resistant, an excellent conductor of electricity and weighing only ⅓ of equivalent steel. Mostly used in transport, construction and packaging, aluminium is traded around

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How Do You Test The Hardness Of Metals?

Wednesday, 6th of May 2015

In the metals industry, the concept of hardness testing can be indicated in a number of ways. Perhaps the most valuable and frequently used evaluation for metals, hardness testing has the purpose of investigating the properties of a metal and other certain

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5 Hidden Uses for Aluminum Angles

Monday, 20th of April 2015

Aluminium is such a versatile, useful metal, it can be found in an immeasurable amount of everyday items. From building frames to railways, many of these are either kept out of plain sight or are often missed entirely, yet when you understand just a little

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