An Easy 3-Step Guide To Painting Aluminium

Tuesday, 9th of March 2021

Aluminium has a myriad of useful properties, all of which contribute to its almost universal renown as one of the most versatile metals. This ever-growing recognition is resulting in more and more materials being replaced by aluminium alternatives, which is

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Our Guide to the Properties and Uses of Mild Steel 

Monday, 6th of July 2020

Mild Steel, or low carbon steel as it is also known, has many uses. As the most commonly available form of steel, mild steel is championed as a terrifically versatile, cost-effective and easily fabricated material. 

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What is Galvanneal?

Thursday, 21st of June 2018

Applying a thin metal barrier - or sacrificial coating - to a base material is a powerful form of protection against oxidation and other forms of corrosion. Galvanising is a common form of metal protection whereby iron or steel is coated with a zinc-plating

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The Difference Between Stainless Steel & Mild Steel

Monday, 21st of March 2016

Most people probably see the world built around them as being just a handful of different materials – metal, wood, plastic etc. But for anyone involved in construction or any kind of metallurgy, the difference between stainless steel and mild steel can be

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The Benefits of Using Mild Steel

Tuesday, 18th of August 2015

Whether you require it for construction or reinforcement, mild steel still stands tall as one of the best materials available. Cost-effective, hugely versatile and with big benefits for the planet, nearly every steel-based product makes use of this metal,

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