Steel is one of the most widely used metals in the world. You may think that it is only a fairly recent invention but in actual fact the origins of steel go back thousands of years into the past.
There are two different iron oxides that abound: Iron(II,III) oxide (Fe3O4)and the far more common Iron(III) oxide (Fe2O3). Iron (III) oxide is commonly known as rust. Due to iron’s paramagnetic properties iron it was...
Stainless steel is an iron based alloy. It is a strong alloy that is resistant to corrosion and rusting. It has many uses and is ideal for cookware. Read on to know more.
Steel is basically an alloy of iron and carbon with a small percentage of other metals such as nickel, chromium, aluminum, cobalt, molybdenum, tungsten etc. Steel is a hard ductile and malleable solid and is probably...
Palladium is one of the rarest metal on earth belonging to the Platinum Group of Metals. Read on to find out more about Palladium, a fascinating metal.
Welding is a process which involves joining of two materials using metals and thermoplastic. There are basically three types of welding: Arc welding MIG welding TIC welding These are further divided into...
History, Mining , Extraction, and Purification of Silver
Stainless steel is a very common metal in today’s life due to its low maintenance, rust free and stain free properties. In this HubPage I'm going to go through some facts about steel and its uses.
Alloy Steels contain a mixture of different metals, but what is the point and how can these be used?
Mercury is the only metal that is in a liquid form at room temperature. It is a very rare metal on earth, read on to find out more about Mercury.