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2014-03-20 16:23:24

PITTSBURGH, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: HOUSE STEEL CAUCUS HEARING WHERE: ROOM 2218, RAYBURN HOUSE OFFICE BUILDING WASHINGTON, D.C. WHEN: TUESDAY, MARCH 25, 2014 8:00 A.M. - 10:00 A.M. CONTACT: COURTNEY BOONE 412-327-0793 (CELLULAR) Mario Longhi, president...

2014-03-12 16:21:26

Scholarships awarded to students for communicating lightweighting and styling benefits of steel SOUTHFIELD, Mich., March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Steel Market Development Institute's (SMDI) Wheels Task Force, in partnership with Michelin, announced the winners of its fifth annual Steel Wheel Design Competition at Lawrence Technological University (LTU) at the program's awards presentation last week. The event, which awarded scholarships to students for their designs that communicate the...

How Were The Unique Patterns Formed On The Ancient Damascus Blades?
2014-03-12 10:08:49

Science China Press Blacksmiths and metallurgists in the West have been puzzled for centuries as to how the unique patterns on the famous Damascus steel blades were formed. Different mechanisms for the formation of the patterns and many methods for making the swords have been suggested and attempted, but none has produced blades with patterns matching those of the Damascus swords in the museums. The debate over the mechanism of formation of the Damascus patterns is still ongoing today....

2014-03-04 23:04:19

Iron Edison Battery has been officially listed on the Magnum Energy website as an official dealer. Denver, CO (PRWEB) March 04, 2014 Iron Edison Battery Company, http://www.IronEdison.com, a US-based renewable energy company specializing in Nickel Iron Batteries, has become an official Magnum Energy dealer, http://magnumenergy.com/ The Iron Edison Nickel Iron Battery is the longest lasting battery on the market today, lasting 25+ years. Magnum Energy is a leading manufacturer of premium...

2014-02-08 23:03:43

Golf Life introduces the concept of the HWedge to Colorado Golfers. Denver, CO (PRWEB) February 08, 2014 The dynamic face forward design of the Hybrid Wedge or HWedge, offered to golfers through hwedge.com, is going to be demonstrated this week at the Denver Golf Expo. Golfers from around the world will have a chance to hit shots into a TruGolf Simulator and find out what so many HWEDGE customers know. The HWedge design offers an iron face on a hybrid body that has the hosel positioned...

2014-02-06 23:29:33

From the very first swing with a Black Magic Hybrid Golf Wedge, any player should be convinced that this wedge is very user friendly. Nationwide (PRWEB) February 06, 2014 Start taking real control of your short game with new technology in a hybrid golf wedge from Blade Runner Golf, a company that has specialized in the short game for many years and knows that the majority of strokes on a score card are from short yardage for too many players. To make a claim best sand wedge or best...

2014-01-29 23:25:28

Green Manufacturer Increases Recycled Content to 90% in Stainless Steel Sinks and Fixtures Franklin Park, Illinois (PRWEB) January 29, 2014 Just Sinks, the residential sinks division of Just Manufacturing Company, has announced that newly melted stainless steel used in the production of the company’s stainless steel sinks and faucets has reached a 90% recycled materials level in an ongoing effort with their steel mill suppliers. “We are proud to be part of the industry that is...

2014-01-25 23:04:11

Iron Dolls designed by Karen Sessions is the latest program that teaches people how to control and even banish cellulite naturally without any medication or drug. A full review on the site HealthReviewCenter.com indicates if Iron Dolls is worth buying. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) January 25, 2014 Iron Dolls is the latest program that covers female bodybuilding exercises, and diet plans to build sexy muscle and burn fat quickly. The program also teaches people how to revise their workout weight...

2014-01-14 16:20:21

DETROIT, Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At the 2014 North American International Auto Show today the steel industry unveiled conclusive findings from a recent market research study regarding the role of steel in automobiles, revealing an overwhelmingly positive perception of steel across the consumer market. The 2013 U.S. Truck & SUV Market Study of more than 3,000 U.S.-based truck and SUV owners was commissioned by the Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI), a business unit of...

2014-01-13 12:20:36

New steel technologies provide the safety, reliability and performance today's customers seek DETROIT, Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI) - a business unit of the American Iron and Steel Institute - is pleased that the record-setting cold weather in Detroit hasn't cooled steel's hot streak, as the 2014 North American Car and Truck/Utility of the Year (NACTOY) truck award winner again features a significant amount of advanced high-strength...


Latest Iron Reference Libraries

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2005-05-26 10:41:56

Hematite (AE) or haematite (BE) is the mineral form of Iron (III) oxide, (Fe2O3), one of several iron oxides. The ore sometimes contains slight amounts of titanium. When shaped into ornaments, it is often called black diamond. Hematite is a very common mineral, coloured black to steel or silver-gray, brown to reddish brown, or red. It is mined as the main ore of iron. Varieties include Bloodstone, Iron Rose, Kidney Ore, Martite, Paint Ore, Specularite (Specular Hematite), Rainbow Hematite...

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2005-05-26 10:06:59

There are a number of iron oxides: Iron oxides Iron(II) oxide or ferrous oxide (FeO) The black-coloured powder in particular can cause explosions as it readily ignites. Iron(III) oxide or ferric oxide (Fe2O3) known in its natural state as hematite or haematite, but also purified for use as a coating in magnetic audio and computer media, where it is known as ferric oxide. Also known as rouge. Iron(II,III) oxide or ferrous ferric oxide (Fe3O4), better known as the black-coloured...

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2005-05-26 09:37:09

Limonite Limonite is a ferric hydrate of varying composition, the generic formula is frequently written as FeO(OH)·nH2O, although this is not entirely accurate as Limonite often contains a varying amount of oxide compared to hydroxide. Together with hematite, it is mined as ore for the production of iron. Limonite is heavy and yellowish-brown. It is not a true mineral, however, but a mixture of similar hydrated iron oxide minerals, mostly Goethite. Limonite forms mostly in or near...

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2005-05-26 09:07:13

Manganese is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Mn and atomic number 25. Notable characteristics Manganese is a gray-white metal, resembling iron. It is a hard metal and is very brittle, fusible with difficulty, but easily oxidized. Manganese metal is ferromagnetic only after special treatment. The most common oxidation states of manganese are +2, +3, +4, +6 and +7, though oxidation states from +1 to +7 are observed. Mn2+ often competes with Mg2+ in...

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Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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