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    • METALS
      • Non-Ferrous
        • Aluminium
        • Brass
        • Copper
      • Ferrous
        • Iron based alloys
        • Wrought Iron, Cast Iron, Steel
        • Has carbon and other elements added for its properties
      • Alloys
        • Where one metal and a different element are chemically joined
        • Steel
        • Brass
      • Conductive Metals
        • Copper
        • Allows electrical current to flow
    • PLASTICS
      • Thermosetting plastics
        • Heating it once it has already been set WON'T make it return to its original shape
      • Thermoplastics
        • Can be heated and shaped
        • After cooked it can be heated again to RETURN TO ITS ORIGINAL SHAPE
        • Acrylic, HIPS
      • Elastomers
        • Polymers with visco-elasticity
        • Can be stretched and returned to original shape
    • WOOD
      • Softwood
        • Found in cold temperatures
        • Evergreen, Coniferous, Pine
      • Hardwood
        • Strong and durable
        • Found in Europe and Asia
        • Oak, Beech, Mahogany
      • Manufactured
        • Made from waste wood material
        • Made from wood and glue
        • Chipboard, Plywood, MDF

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