FERROUS METALS

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STAINLESS STEEL

- Tough & wear resistant

- Corrosion resistant

- Ductile

USES: Sinks, cutlery

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TOOL AND DIE STEELS

- Very hard & tough

- Excellent wear resistance

USES: Fine press tools, extruder dies, blanking punches & dies, hand tools

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HIGH TENSILE STEEL

- Good tensile strength

- Tough

- Corrosion resistant

USES: Car engine components

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MILD STEEL

- Tough and ductile

- Malleable

- Good tensile strength

- Poor resistance to corrosion

- Painted to prevent rusting

- Weldable & easily annealed

USES: Engineering material, cars

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IRON

- Soft, ductile, strong

- Malleable

USES: Machine tools, hulls of ships

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