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DIY Acid Etching

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DIY Acid Etching is an art style that is easy to learn, but difficult to master. But one of the best parts about the process is that it can be used in a variety of different styles. Printing plates, decorative plates, jewelry, and knife blades are all popular items to etch.

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!
4140 metric tube

4140 Metric Tube - New!

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We now carry 4140 Metric Round Tube! This alloy is strong and durable while also retaining ductility. FInd out what 4140 tubing can do for your projects!

DIY Grill

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Grill season is here! Show off your creative side and impress your family and friends with these simple DIY grill ideas, no welding required!

Seattle World Cruiser Project

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The Seattle-based Seattle World Cruiser Project is flying a rebuilt 1924 airplane around the world duplicate a 94 year old record.

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.
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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.

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.

DIY Fire Pit

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