Why is nickel added to copper?
Nickel is added to copper in order to greatly improve its strength and corrosion resistance. Fortuna
Why is forging stronger than casting?
The mechanical properties of a metal can be significantly influenced by its internal microstructure.Stainless Steels
Why is austenitic stainless steel not heat treatable?
It is possible to expose austenitic stainless steels to different heat treatment cycles i.e. differeNickel Alloys
Which is better, nickel or stainless steel?
When reviewing the most appropriate alloy for a particular application, it is necessary to considerStainless Steels
When was stainless steel invented?
The origins of stainless steel are subject to some debate. The general view is that they were develoStainless Steels
What types of stainless steel are there?
There are several different types of stainless steel as categorised by their internal microstructureCustomer Service
What type of information do you need from me to provide an accurate quote?
In order to provide an accurate quotation, we would need to understand the grade you require plus anStainless Steels
What makes austenitic stainless steel non-magnetic?
Generally speaking, iron, nickel, cobalt and nickel are all magnetic – or formally speaking, ferroCustomer Service
What machining services do you offer?
Langley Alloys can offer deep hole boring, turning and milling from our in-house capability to a pro