Author: Alliant Metals

Finishing FAQ From Your Stainless Steel Vendor

The finish of any stainless steel product is extremely important, when choosing this material for decorative or functional purposes.

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Understanding Why AR500 Targets are Ideal

Shooting steel is not for the novice, here’s a must-read when delving into the world of AR500 targets.

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Common Questions Regarding 420 Stainless Steel

Alliant Metals has been asked nearly every question under the sun about our different stainless steel grades and forms, especially for our 420 and 420F stainless steel.

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Alliant Metals COVID-19 Response

  As an essential business, Alliant Metals remains open and ready to serve your needs. As a company providing metals and stainless steel to various companies listed under the critical manufacturing sector of our nation, we are dedicated to supporting customers, suppliers, and employees during this unprecedented time of the COVID-19 pandemic.   Although our … Continue reading Alliant Metals COVID-19 Response

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2B Mill Finish – Understanding Stainless Steel Stock Options

Stainless steel, being a superior metal that resists corrosion, is widely used as a raw material for manufacturing several industrial and domestic equipment

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Differences between 316L Stainless Steel and 304L

The basic and most prominent difference between Grade 316/L and Grade 304/L stainless steel bar is their chemical composition.

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Importance of Surface Finishing Stainless Steel

The use of stainless steel is increasing at a faster rate due to its strength, formability, durability, and corrosion resistance.

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Are Steel Silhouette Targets Safe?

If you’re looking for a safe solution for target practice, considering steel silhouette targets can be your most reliable option. Generally recognized as safe and functional, it’s crucial to know what time of steel is being utilized in production. In order to maintain the industry’s safety standards, targets should be created from high-quality, heat-treated steel … Continue reading Are Steel Silhouette Targets Safe?

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What Makes Stainless Steel Stainless?

As a premier metal distributor in New England, Alliant Metals has been providing its customers the highest-quality materials since 1987. In fact, we have one of the most extensive inventories of stainless steel stock in the region. Our team of experts knows the inner workings of each material and machine needed to meet your demands. … Continue reading What Makes Stainless Steel Stainless?

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An Overview of Polished Stainless Steel Finishes

As a premier stainless steel vendor in the Northeast, the team at Alliant Metals is often asked about aspects of metal finishing. One of the most common inquiries we have regards the different types of stainless steel finishes. This article will provide you with a brief overview of a few of these finishes. 2B Mill … Continue reading An Overview of Polished Stainless Steel Finishes

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