Some examples of Ferrous metals?
Ferrous metals are metals that contain Iron. These include Steel, pig iron, cast iron, and wrought iron.
Ferrous metals are metals having iron content or having some proportion of iron in them. Non-Ferrous metals on the other hand, do not have any iron content in them. Examples for Ferrous metals : Carbon steel, Stainless steel, Wrought iron, etc. Examples for non-ferrous metals: Brass, Copper, Lead, Tin, Nickel, etc.
The word "Ferrous" derives from the Latin ferum meaning iron, so any metal containing iron is a ferrous metal. If Ferrous metals contain iron then this means that any metal that contains iron and is magnetic is a ferrous metals. Some examples of Ferrous metals are steel, stainless steel, and all types of iron such as wrought iron, cast iron, pig iron and some others. . . carbon steel . .mild steel . .