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DIY Teardrop Trailer

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Camping is a classic American passtime, and teardrop trailers are a great and retro part of camping history. Learn how to build one for yourself here!

Weldability of Aluminum Alloys

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The first step to successful aluminum welding is to familiarize yourself with the various aluminum alloys...

1100 Aluminum Uses

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It is known for its superior corrosion resistance, formability, conductivity, and high weldability. What are the uses for 1100 Aluminum?

6061 vs 7075 Aluminum

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When it comes to the differences between 6061 and 7075 aluminum, the differences aren’t visible at first glance.

What Is Anodizing?

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Strong, durable, corrosion resistant, and highly porous, anodizing is an electrochemical process that creates a thick protective finish on a piece of metal in a rapid and controlled manner.

How do they make Cruise Ships?

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Have you ever looked up at a massive cruise ship and wondered how those things manage to stay afloat? Given that the cruise industry continues to grow, and lots of metal is involved, we thought we'd take a look.

Aluminum Tread Plate: 6061 vs. 3003

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Aluminum Tread Plate is used to provide traction, slip resistance, and protect high traffic areas.
o temper aluminum

O Temper Aluminum - New!

O Temper "Soft Annealed" Aluminum is more ductile and less expensive making it a versatile, cost-efficient option for a variety of applications.

Electric Skateboards with Ollin Board Company

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Do you want to blast along on a skateboard at 35 MPH? Ollin Board Company has got you covered. Check out the clever engineering that goes into this.

Custom Art Panels with MetalBuffs

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Custom art panels like those done by Norberto "D" Duenaz are the sorts of things that make our jobs interesting. Check out these cool pieces he makes!