Asked in Chemistry, Silverware
The element used in your good cutlery?
The main element used inmost of the cutlery is iron, base element of the steel alloy. Must have element is Carbon, otherwise it's not a steel. Stainless steel also contains Chromium, 14% or more. Other alloying elements include V, W, N, Co, Ni, Mo, Mn, etc. To see the effects of the alloying elements and detailed composition or most of the cutlery steels see the attached links. High end steels use more of the Vanadium, Molybdenum, Cobalt, Nitrogen, etc. Although, that doesn't mean simple low alloy...
What brand of cutlery set can I purchase that will not rust when cleaned in a dishwasher?
There is no good answer to this, except that you should NOT put your cutlery in the dishwasher! The detergents used will rust your knives. Simply wash them by hand and dry them immediately. ...
Asked in Nouns, Silverware
What is the Collective noun for chest of cutlery for use in the house?
The noun 'chest' is a collective noun for a chest of cutlery. The noun cutlery doesn't have its own specific collective noun so a noun that fits the context is used, such as a collection of cutlery or a drawer of cutlery. ...
Asked in Elements and Compounds
What are the metal elements which are used for trophies and cutlery?
The metal may vary according to the cutlery made, but the basic metals that can be used is silver and stainless steel ...
Asked in Nouns
What kind of noun is cutlery?
The noun 'cutlery' is a common, concrete, uncountable noun; a word for implements for eating food; edged or cutting instruments in general. The uncountable noun 'cutlery' is a type of aggregate noun, a word representing an indefinite number of element or parts. ...
Asked in HTC Devices, Silverware, Kitchen Utensils
To buy a cutlery organizer that is durable. Are DIY and Home supply stores best options?
it is important to have good kitchen storage in your home especially If you have a small kitchen. A cutlery organizer is good as it keeps all the cutlery in a compact space. You can normally find these in good DIY and Home centre stores ...
What does the word "cutlery" actually refer to?
Cutlery refers to kitchen utensils used to chop, cut, slice, dice, mince, or spread. ...
Did they have cutlery on the first fleet?
There was limited cutlery on the First Fleet. Naturally, neither knives nor forks could be used because they could have been used as weapons against either other convicts or the marines. The only cutlery the convicts were permitted were spoons. ...
Asked in Home & Garden, Cooking Equipment , Silverware
Is Cutco cutlery really worth the exorbitant prices or is it all just marketing?
Marketing. It really is good stuff, but IMHO you can get cutlery just as good for less. There is commission for a lot of people built into the price. ...
Is using sterling silver cutlery daily a good or bad practice?
Sterling silver tends to varnish easily and daily use can ware it out quickly. It is not good practice to use sterling cutlery everyday. ...
How can I determine good cutlery from cheap, inexpensive cutlery?
When determining if a piece of kitchen cutlery is good, look at the handle and blade. The blade should go all the way through the handle and should be well balanced. Weight of the blade metal and the material the handle is made out of are also good indicators. Cheap knives tend to have plastic handles. ...