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Heat Treating Metals: 4 Solutions

July 2nd, 2021

Heat treating metals is a critical step in the manufacturing process. Whether you’re creating finished products for the end user…

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What Is Furnace/Vacuum Brazing?

July 2nd, 2021

Explore the furnace brazing to see how you can create cost-effective, reproducible products from multiple metal components. Review the steps…

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Normalizing Steel Process

May 10th, 2021

When you need a ductile, tough product for your industrial application, consider the normalizing heat treatment process. Explore the steps…

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Steel Normalizing vs. Annealing

May 6th, 2021

Annealing and normalizing are two heat treatment processes that Specialty Steel Treating can perform on steel products. Both processes offer…

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Precipitation Hardening Stainless Steel

April 22nd, 2021

Precipitation hardening stainless steels are metals that have martensitic or semi-austenitic properties and contain high percentages of chromium and nickel….

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Difference Between Martempering and Austempering Steel

April 22nd, 2021

Various heat treatment processes are used to achieve the optimal hardness, strength levels and other features for particular applications. Your…

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Vacuum Carburizing vs. Gas Carburizing

December 16th, 2020

Carburizing is a valuable treatment process that hardens metals. It is used because many low-carbon steels are not able to…

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The 6 Most Common Forms of Heat Treatment

December 16th, 2020

Steel is one of the most widely used materials in the world. From appliances to home construction to car parts,…

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Annealing vs Tempering

February 24th, 2020

There are a variety of steel heat treatment processes available for steel products. Annealing steel and tempering steel are two…

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Does Heating Metal Make it Weaker?

April 8th, 2019

Achieving the perfect metal properties often requires heat. There are many different ways that heat can alter the properties of…

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