Tag: stainless steel alloys

What Makes Stainless Steel Stainless?

Stainless steel is one of the more popular steel types. It’s used in a wide variety of industries, and even a significant number of home appliances. However, the name doesn’t always make sense to people. Does steel even stain? What makes stainless steel “stainless”? The metal is “stainless” because it doesn’t rust. Steel is made … Continue reading What Makes Stainless Steel Stainless?

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What Makes Stainless Steel Stainless?

Specializing in stainless steel products means that the experts at Alliant Metals know nearly all there is about the metal. Sometimes, we can forget that not everyone knows everything there is to know about it. Some of our favorite questions to answer are the most obvious, including, “What makes stainless steel stainless?”

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Tips for Choosing Your Stainless Steel Grade

Knowing when you need 300 series, 17-4PH or 400 series such as 420 stainless steel versus 420F can be difficult, but the experts at Alliant at here to help. We have a few tips and considerations when choosing your grade.

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