Results for: Steel

In Mechanical Engineering

What is steel?

Steel is a compound of iron and carbon. Modern steels also use traces of magnesium, chromium, tungsten, molybdenum, manganese, nickel and cobalt. All of these can be used to v (MORE)
In Industrial Engineering

What is in steel?

A hard, strong, gray or bluish-gray alloy of iron with carbon andusually other elements, used extensively as a structural andfabricating material.
In Metal and Alloys

How do you get steel?

Steel is just a form of iron that is refined differently to iron in a blast furnace, as it is allowed to have a small amount of carbon and other alloying metals. However other (MORE)
In Metal and Alloys

What can you do with steel?

I am an engineer... I can do ANYTHING with steel! I can build the framework for a sky-scraper with it, or I can make a bracket to hang your coat on. I can fold it to form a sw (MORE)
In Metal and Alloys

Is stainless steel a nonalloy steel?

Stainless steel is an Alloy steel because it contains chromium as an alloying element - steels without alloying elements are called carbon steels.
In American Gun Company

How are steel and stainless steel alike?

The primary characteristics that steel and stainless steel share are that both are steels, and are made of iron with a bit of carbon in them. While stainless steel has about 1 (MORE)
In Mechanical Engineering

Why steel not attract steel?

Stainless steels are not magnetic in nature primarily due to itsnickel content which alters the structure. Incase of Iron, thenature of iron is magnetic because the iron atoms (MORE)
In Metal and Alloys

Can you braze steel to stainless steel?

no Actually, despite the opinion of the previous poster, yes you can! Use a flux suitable for stainless and there should be no problems. I've done it many many times comple (MORE)
In Technology

What can steel do?

Can you be more specific? If you are referring to steel as an element representing dense solids, it can do everything from construction to absolute destruction.
In Industrial Engineering

Where can you get steel?

Steel is supplied in may forms by a number of retailers. Your local hardware store or big box home store has some basic shapes and sizes of steel, including steel pipe. For mo (MORE)