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Does stainless steel rust and how could it be prevented?

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Stainless steel is constructed with built-in corrosion resistance but in certain conditions it can and will rust, although it won’t be as fast or severe as standard steels. Stainless steels will typically corrode when they are exposed to harmful chemicals, saline, moisture, grease, or heat for extended periods of time.  The level of protection stainless […]

Tig Welding

What is TIG welding?

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TIG welding (Tungsten inert gas welding) is a sub-type of gas metal arc welding (GMAW). It is a process that uses electricity to both melt and join pieces of metal. This welding method was first invented in the 1940s to tackle the difficulty of welding magnesium and aluminium within the Californian aerospace industry.  Since then, […]

Benefits of Stainless Steel

Benefits of Stainless Steel

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What Is Stainless Steel? Stainless steel is an alloy of several different types of metal that, when combined, are more resistant to corrosion than any of the metals used individually. This makes it an ideal choice for a wide range of applications, from cladding to commercial kitchens. Stainless steel is an alloy of iron with […]

MIG Welding

Advantages of MIG Welding

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MIG Welding is a process that is an effective alternative compared to MMA. This guide explores everything that you need to know about the process, including the key benefits.   MIG welding or Metal Inert Gas Welding refers to an arc welding process. It uses a solid continuous wire electrode which is heated and fed directly […]

steel ladder fabrication

A quick guide to steel ladder fabrication

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Our steel ladders are meticulously fabricated to provide safe access to services inside and outside your building. Safety is key here, which is why ladders, staircases and platforms are subject to so many industry-specific regulations, and why you should always use a professional steel fabricator to undertake the work. Structural steel ladders – an introduction […]

fabricated stainless steel letters

What are fabricated stainless steel letters?

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Stainless Steel letter fabrication is a very popular fabrication service. Many business will use fabricated letters when opening a business to create a high quality, professional high end look. They also may be used for residential properties for house numbers. Stainless Steel Letters can be flat cut or built up depending on the desired look […]

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What are the different types of Fabrication?

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In the fabrication industry there is a wide range of different types of fabrication. Cutting, folding, casting, forging, machining, shearing, punching, stamping, and welding are the most common types of fabrication that are performed during the manufacturing process. Types of Fabrication Processes Cutting Cutting involves splitting or cutting the metal material down into smaller sections. […]