Nitronic® 60 – Origins & Uses

Nitronic alloys were first created by Armco Steel in the early 1960s. In 2000, AK Steel took ownership of the trademark that is currently used today. The term "nitronic" refers to the application of nitrogen to stainless steel alloys. The primary impact of this...

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Specialty Metals Purchasing Process

As an experienced titanium supplier, Vested Metals understands that purchasing titanium or any other specialty metal can involve a wide range of variables. In some cases, knowing which grade to select is challenging. In other cases, knowing which specifications are...

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Vested Metals In the News

Vested Metals Was Recently Profiled In Manufacturing News Magazine The magazine article highlights our recent investment in waterjet cutting, titanium plate, and specialty stainless steel bars. If you are looking for a titanium supplier (or a range of other specialty...

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Titanium Parts Reduce New Supercar’s Weight

Bugatti announced that it successfully created a "test" supercar with a top speed of 310 mph and can accelerate from 0-186 mph in just 7.37 seconds. To put this performance into perspective, the 2017 Porsche 911 takes 11.9 seconds to achieve just 120 mph. What makes...

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Ti 6Al-6V-2Sn (6 6 2) Titanium

Titanium 6Al-6V-2Sn (Ti 6-6-2) delivers the anti-corrosiveness of Ti 6Al-4V at an increased strength due to its two phase beta stabilization. This nonferrous metal is extremely light and durable and is perfectly suited for jet engines, rocket engine cases, nuclear...

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