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Both Parker and Swagelok provide stainless steel tube dimensions in their tubing catalogs. The Swagelok catalog provides tube dimensions in metric, imperial and fractional sizes, while the Parker catalog provides dimensi... More »

Surplus Steel and Supply, Texas Iron and Metal and Surplus Steel Center are all retailers of surplus steel. These retailers sell surplus steel in many different forms. More »

Use a steel tubing chart to identify tubing for a specific project by size. For round tubing, outside diameter (OD) is provided in inches as are the height and width for square or rectangular tubing. The thickness of the... More »

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The difference between 18/8 and 18/10 stainless steel is in name only, as the two steel alloys are actually completely identical. The numbers in 18/8 steel specify the amount of chromium and nickel used in making the ste... More »

Typical uses for type 304 stainless steel include the construction of food processing equipment, kitchen benches and sinks, architectural panelling, chemical containers, and welded screens for mining and water filtration... More »

ScrapRegister.com lists current scrap metal prices, including prices for scrap stainless steel. Industry buyers buy scrap stainless steel by the pound. The price of various scrap metals fluctuates throughout the country,... More »