mild steel


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mild steel

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(Metallurgy) any of a class of strong tough steels that contain a low quantity of carbon (0.1–0.25 per cent)
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Noun1.mild steel - steel with less than 0.15% carbonmild steel - steel with less than 0.15% carbon  
steel - an alloy of iron with small amounts of carbon; widely used in construction; mechanical properties can be varied over a wide range
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In addition, customers can now use the 200 amp bevel process to cut 10 mm, 12 mm and 16 mm mild steel.
Mild steel backing offers strength, machinability and impact resistance.
5-7) The utility of galvanic coupling on the phosphatabihty of mild steel (MS) with the other cathode materials such as titanium, copper, brass, nickel, and stainless steel was established recently.
Agricultural fertilisers such as iron sulphate, urea and ammonium nitrate will corrode any mild steel equipment.
To deal with the extremely abrasive and caustic nature of these various slurries, plant maintenance managers are looking to a variety of "abrasion resistant" steel pipe products and accessories to replace standard mild steel pipe in these high wear areas .
Materials used for the study were mild steel sheets of composition (wt %) Mn (0.
The newest line from Cut Technologies Metal LLC features cermet-tipped circular blades that allow the cutting of mild steel and stainless.
The replacement value of the stolen buffers is about pounds 78,000, but because they are made out of mild steel their scrap metal value is minimal.
As mild steel took over from malleable iron for construction purposes in the mid-1880s, the Shinglers Arms must have been early Middlesbrough.
Typical applications include narrow gap applications requiring superior deep-groove slag removal; multiple-pass mild steel and low alloy steel weldments requiring low temperature impact toughness; stress-relieved applications specifying superior mechanical properties; and step cooling applications.
The superstructure of the cafe is painted plasma cut mild steel plate, connected by CHS mild steel sections for lateral support.