Materials

The 6 Most Important Metals Used in Medicine

The 6 Most Important Metals Used in Medicine

If you are a developer of medical products or other devices used in a healthcare environment, you need to be careful about the material you choose for manufacturing. Typically metal, rather than plastic or some other material, is chosen for applications that require...
What Makes Stainless Steel Stainless?

What Makes Stainless Steel Stainless?

    Steel is one of the most common engineering and building materials in the world, found virtually everywhere in a million common everyday items. Of that steel, a significant proportion is stainless steel, considered to be rust-proof. But not all stainless...
How To Choose The Right Material for CNC Machining

How To Choose The Right Material for CNC Machining

There are hundreds of metal alloys available for CNC milling and turning. Which one is best for your next project depends on a number of factors, including price, workability, corrosion resistance, strength, weight and cosmetic appearance. To help you choose,...