Contests + Events

New Online Metals Blog!

We’re thrilled to announce the launch of our new Online Metals blog, The Metal Press.

May the 4th be with You - 2018

A not long time ago, in a galaxy very, very close... It is a period of crafting. Rebel makers, striking from their workshops, have won a victory against the evil Boredom and Lack of Creativity.
earth day

Earth Day 2018 - Recycle Metal!

Reduce, reuse, recycle! Help save the planet and your wallet by recycling metals.

National Welding Month 2018

To paraphrase radio personality Roman Mars, good design (and welding) is 99% invisible.

Our Decoration Fabrication Winners

Our customers are the best and make the coolest things! See our winners for the Decoration Fabrication Contest!
Office Favorites

Decoration Fabrication Office Favorites

Check out the honorable mentions and our favorites for the Decoration Fabrication contest!
The Glorious History of Online Metals

The Glorious History of Online Metals

OLM turns 19! Come take a look in the Wayback machine and see how we grew from a literal backyard shack to where we are today!

MetalFest 2017 Recap

MetalFest 2017 was a great experience, and we hope you had as much fun as we did! Please take our survey and let us know what you think!

2017 Ingenuity Awards Winners & Finalists

Congratulations to the winners and finalists of the 2017 Ingenuity Awards presented by Online Metals - celebrating the metalworking skills of our customers.

The Next Generation of Welders

Today is take your child to work day! With the demand for welders growing we need to invest in the next generation of welders.