What is the melting point of a sheet of stainless steel?

Answer Stainless steel is a term for a category of iron-based metallic alloys, each of which has its own unique melting point. The most common forms of stainless steel melt at anywhere from 2,417 degrees ... Read More »

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Is satin nickel or stainless steel cabinet hardware a better match with todays brushed stainless steel appliances?

Answer Stainless steel cabinet hardware is definitely a better match than satin nickel for todays brushed stainless steel appliances. However, when it comes to stuff like (entry or closet) door ha... Read More »

Is there anyway to take scratches out of stainless steel I have a scratch on my stainless steel watch.?

From a materials science point-of-view, anything harder than steel can physically buff the scratches out, but most things would just introduce further scratching. I don't know if the watch is water... Read More »

What is the melting point of gold&does gold have a high or low melting point?

The melting point of gold is 1,948 degrees Fahrenheit, which is on the higher end for metals. Tungsten has the highest melting point of any metal: 6,170 degrees Fahrenheit. The lowest melting point... Read More »

Are stainless steel 316L& stainless steel 18/8 the same?

Type 18/8, also known as type 304 stainless steel, differs in chemical composition from type 316L stainless steel. Type 316L contains less carbon (0.035 percent versus 0.08 percent), less silicon (... Read More »