Can you cut steel using a mig welder?

Answer A well-made, good-quality MIG welder typically costs between $400 and $500, though you can find some inferior-quality varieties for less money. As they can cut just about anything---including steel... Read More »

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How to Cut Steel With an ARC Welder?

Arc welders generally use amperage to ignite a stick electrode and weld together multiple pieces of metal. A standard stick electrode has a metal core surrounded by a solid flux. Another type of st... Read More »

How to Make a Fire With Flint and Steel or Quartzite and Steel?

If you do not want to use the two stick method for making a fire, because of the long time required, and because of the effort of making each piece of the bow drill, here is an easier way to get a ... Read More »

Why does a steel nail sink but a steel boat float?

Place a nail of any variety of steel in a container of water and it invariably sinks. Make a boat of steel, however, and it floats in water. Of course, it's not through magic that this occurs. It'... Read More »

Is tool steel stronger than stainless steel?

Stainless steel is stronger than tool steel in terms of durability. Stainless steel is 13-percent chromium or higher, which resists rust at a much higher degree than tool steel. So on average, item... Read More »