Metal Articles

Metallurgical Coke – Its Definition and Application
17.04.2015 08:50
Metallurgical Coke – Its Definition and Application
When bituminous coal is processed, the resulting material is called metallurgical coke or “met” coke. It is derived after the bituminous coal undergoes a purification process to extract the multifarious blends in the coal. When left in its natural condition, bituminous coal is a naturally soft occurring substance, having a high level of unstable
Metal Plating – Benefits and Processes
12.08.2014 10:08
Metal plating or metal finishing is a huge industry that makes use of various toxic chemicals. In fact, metal finishing industry alone is the largest user of nickel compounds and nickel in the United States. The same industry also uses cadmium compounds, cadmium and chromium – all harmful materials for human users
Metal Decking & Its Types
05.08.2014 09:24
Metal decking is a metal roll forming process, in which the sheets of metal are rolled to form a corrugated or ribbed profile. The metal decking is primarily used in industrial and commercial applications such as for roofing and flooring. Sometimes the metal decks are also used to form concrete. The decks can either be welded or pinned
Sustainability and Longevity of Metal Building
29.07.2014 06:46
The use of metal as a construction material, for its durability and strength, is well known. However, it is a less appreciated fact that the durability and the strength of these metals also contribute towards making metal building cost effective, as they add sustainability and longevity to the metal building structures. In an age when consumers
Use of Gearboxes in Various Industries
28.07.2014 20:31
Gearboxes are transmission devices used to convert energy from one device to the other. All types of industries and manufacturing plants use gearboxes. These devices are known for their high efficiency, easy operation and high durability. Below are given some industries that use gearboxes and their uses
Iron Distributor Gears and Alternatives
25.07.2014 08:07
Gears are mechanical devices used for transmitting rotational motion. An example would be cars where gears are used to change the speed of car movement. In the earlier days, gears were made with wooden wheels and in the 21st century, materials like cast iron, brass, aluminum, plastic, and copper are used in making distributor gears
The New Generation of Alloys
24.07.2014 07:40
Microalloyed steels, also known as low alloy high strength steels, provide better properties mechanically and were designed to also provide better resistance to corrosion that conventional types of steel are able to provide. These new steels are not considered to be alloy steels in the same sense that other alloys
Black Metal Demand Rises in Furniture and Crafts Industry
23.07.2014 08:42
The demand of art and craft metal products carved out of black metal has been rising not only in Asia and America but also in southern region of Africa. The wrought iron black metal is largely used in crafting beautiful sculptures and furniture pieces for sale as well as in exhibitions
Homes Renovated with Metal
22.07.2014 08:14
Bruce weatherfor and Adam Toguchi wanted their 2-bedroom, 1 bathroom home in Austin, Texas to have more space. The home had 864 square feet and was built in the housing boom of the 1940s after the war. The homeowners decided that they wanted their home to be energy efficient as well as having more space
The Top 5 Aluminium Metal Manufacturers in the World
21.07.2014 07:52
Aluminium is a lightweight metal product that is currently in high demand, largely as a result of industrial growth in countries like China, India and Russia. The industry looks set to continue to grow, making the biggest metal companies who deal in aluminum important players in the world’s economy
Profiles of Metals: Copper
18.07.2014 07:57
Copper is known as one of the best conductors of electricity out of all metals. The abundance of this metal has helped it to become the material which is used to tie together the world of telecommunications. The color is light red, but may be oxidized to a gritty greenish hue easily
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