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Weldability of Stainless Steel

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Today, welding stainless steel is described as “different” as opposed to “difficult” among most welders.

Stainless Steel 304 vs 316

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One big difference between 304 and 316 stainless steel is the presence of molybdenum in the latter’s makeup...

Heard of a Fifteen Puzzle?

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Don Seeley, artist and long time customer of ours, decided to take the classic Fifteen puzzle stocking stuffer and remake it with beautiful metal and stone.

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.
edc with tactical keychains

EDC with Tactical Keychains

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Our "Community Spotlight" series shines a light on some of our hardworking customers and the materials that make up their creations. This week's focus is on Tactical Keychains, a one-man operation that designs, manufactures, and ships everyday carry (EDC) items to your door. We had the great opportunity to have a conversation with the man himself, Brad Martin.

Metal in the Kitchen

Metal in the kitchen can add a stunning elegance, sleek modern sophistication, even rustic warmth. Durable, easy to clean, and versatile to fit any style.

Understanding Steel

Steel can be complicated, but we're here to help break down what the different types of steel are and what they are good for.

Handmade Monty Python Crown

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It is I, Arthur, King of the Britons! Behold my mighty crown, grab some coconuts, and join me on my quest to seek the Holy Grail!