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What is 440A stainless steel?
440A is a US standard of a martensitic stainless steel. It is known to keep a hard edge but not as tough as some of the other martensitic stainless steel. ...
What type of stainless steel will rust the fastest?
Stainless steel is the type of steel, also there is no time difference, just keep dry. ...
Asked in Phineas and Ferb
Why does a ceramic bowl keep soup hot longer than a stainless steel bowl?
Ceramic is an insulator, where stainless steel is a conductor of heat. Heat transfers more rapidly through stainless steel than through ceramic. ...
Asked in Drinks and Beverages
What kind of cup keeps a hot drink warm longer stainless steel or styrofoam?
If the Stainless Steel cup has no insulation the Styrofoam cup will keep it warm longer. ...
Asked in Metal and Alloys
Do All stainless steel cooking pots discolor?
All stainless steel cooking pots do discolor but you can keep them looking shiny and new with a cheap cleanser called The Barkeeper's Friend. Yes, it is common for stainless steel cooking pots to discolor from the heat. ...
Asked in Food & Cooking
Why is stainless steel used for cooking utensils?
Stainless steel cooking utensils normally resist corrosion, though corrosion is possible in certain circumstances. Stainless steel is easy to form into cook-ware, and to keep clean, and is extensively used in the manufacturing of kitchen sinks. ...
What is the best way to keep fingerprints from showing up on stainless steel kitchen appliances?
There is no permanent answer. Use and all purpose cleaner followed by a stainless steel polish on a regular basis. ...
Asked in Hiking and Backpacking, Man Vs Wild
Which type of steel is the Bear Grylls Ultimate Survival knife made of?
It says it is "high carbon stainless steel". It's probably 440 stainless, which is a pretty soft steel. Not bad for a small knife but you'll have to keep sharpening it. ...
What are the pros and cons of stainless steel refrigerators?
The pros of a stainless steel refrigerator is simply that it looks nice and it needs little cleaning to keep it looking nice. the cons are all in the price. you are going to pay a good amount more for something that will function the same as any non stainless steel fridge. ...
Asked in Metal Detector
Does stainless steel used to keep bones together after a break set off the metal detector at airports?
It can. Yes, stainless steel still has some magnetic properties, although minute, the detectors are quite sensitive ...
Asked in Tommy Hilfiger
What is a Tommy Hilfiger stainless steel dish with lid?
A Tommy Hilfiger stainless steel dish with a lid is best known for being a frying pan. The lid will help keep the food covered and will reduce splattering when cooking. ...
Asked in Waste and Recycling
Is Stainless Steel Biodegradable?
Stainless steel in itself is biodegradable, though it takes a long time to degrade. Its the manufacturers of the products that they use the metal in, that make it harmful. In order to keep it shiny, they use acids which are bad for the environment. ...
Asked in Body Piercing
What kind of jewelry does an initial lip piercing require?
they require stainless steel usually. stainless steel is the best choice because it will no tarnish inside your body, the metal does not flake or rust, and it is easiest to sanitize and keep clean. ...
What type of care should I give my stainless steel cutlery?
Knives must be maintained to keep them sharp and in good working order. Stainless Steel knives should be cleaned regularly and dried off immediately after washing. ...