The Four Types of Steel (Part 5: Tool Steel) | Metal Supermarkets

Hi and welcome to Metal Supermarkets the convenience stores for metal. I’m Jason Jackson, Operations and Development Manager. In our past four video blogs we’ve been looking at the main types of Steel using our acronym C.A.S.T. which stands for carbon steel, alloy steel, stainless steel and tool steel. In the final part of this […]

10 Differences Between Aluminum and Stainless Steel

Hi and welcome to Metal Supermarkets, the Convenience Stores for Metal. I’m Jason Jackson, Operations and Development Manager. Stainless steel and aluminum, or aluminium in other parts of the world, are two metals that look very similar but are very different. So to help you with your next project we’ll take a look at the […]

The Four Types of Steel (Part 4: Stainless Steel) | Metal Supermarkets

Hi and welcome to Metal Supermarkets, the Convenience Stores for Metal. I’m Jason Jackson, Operations and Development Manager. In this video blog series, we’ve been looking at the four main types of steel using our acronym C.A.S.T. which stands for carbon steel alloy steel stainless steel and tool steel. We’ve already talked about how steel […]

Tips For Telescoping Tube | Metal Supermarkets

Hi and welcome to Metal Supermarkets The convenience stores for metal. I’m Jason Jackson, Operations and Development Manager. Telescoping tube is something that customers often ask us for advice on. It can get a bit tricky and there are some important factors to consider when trying to choose the correct sizes of material. So in […]

What Do Pipe Schedules Mean? | Metal Supermarkets

Hi and welcome to Metal Supermarkets the convenience stores for metal. I’m Jason Jackson, Operations and Development Manager. Measuring metal is typically pretty simple For bar stock, generally all you need is a tape measure. But when it comes to measuring pipe things get a little trickier. In this video blog will look at what […]

Welding WTCS

[shop noise] [background conversation] Craig>>I believe the technical college gives a well-rounded welder. [background conversation] We really pride ourselves on being able to take a student that has never welded at all and bringing them to the entry level welder; but we also have students that come back that might only need one or two […]

How to Replace The Flash Lamp And Air Filter On Your Rofin Laser

The flash lamp will be replaced every three to five years. Once you start to notice you have to increase the voltage to get the same results, this means the flash lamp is getting near the end of its usefulness. Take off the top panel with the provided allen wrench set. Be aware of the […]

Joining of metals: Welding processes

hello i welcome you all in this presentation related with the subject fundamentals of the manufacturing processes and we are talking about the joining of the metal so joining of metals we have talked about some fundamentals related with the metal joining like the fusion welding solid state welding and related with the hm and […]

National Welding Month with South Seattle College

If it wasn’t for welders, we would be living in the Stone Age literally. The buildings, ya know, the infrastructure of the world we live in is all here because of the welded technology. When the industry tells us what their needs are and we’re training people to do this then we’re giving the industry […]

TOP 10 Accidents In Metal Industry

top ten accidents and metal smelting number ten slag explosions slag or metal waste is the waste material after or purification that will not be used in the metal processing though there has been a progress in recycling this waste material in the last years a significant portion of it is still stored as dump […]