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Steel is an alloy of iron and carbon with trace amounts of other elements. Because of its high .... Other materials are often added to the iron/carbon mixture to produce steel with desired properties. ... Even in a narrow range of concentrations of mixtures of carbon and iron that make a steel, a number of different metallurgical ...

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Iron occurs in nature with some impurities like carbon, Sulpher, phosphorous, manganese etc. Each of these has its special effect on the final properties of the ...

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Extracting metals and making alloys. Page: 1 · 2 · 3 · 4 · 5 · 6 · 7 · 8 · Back; Next. Iron and steel. Pure iron is soft and easily shaped because its atoms are arranged in a ... Other metals are often added, such as vanadium and chromium, to produce ... different types of steel, depending on the other elements mixed with the iron.

www.aalco.co.uk/datasheets/Stainless-Steel_Alloying-Elements-in-Stainless-Steel_98.ashx

Carbon (C): Iron is alloyed with carbon lo make steel and has the effect of increasing ... Manganese (Mn): Manganese is added to steel to improve hot working ...

www.explainthatstuff.com/ironsteel.html

Jul 30, 2017 ... An easy-to-understand introduction to iron and steel, what they are, how ... alloys: iron mixed with other elements (especially carbon) to make stronger, ... than cast and wrought iron and other metals are often added to give it ...

www.chemistryexplained.com/St-Te/Steel.html

Whereas pure iron is a relatively soft metal that rusts easily, steel can be hard, tough, and corrosion-resistant. Used to make almost everything from skyscraper ...

www.chemguide.co.uk/inorganic/extraction/iron.html

Extraction of iron and its conversion into steel. ... The limestone is added to convert this into slag which melts and runs to the bottom. ... Steel. Most of the molten iron from a Blast Furnace is used to make one of a number of types of steel. ... Elements like phosphorus and silicon react with the oxygen to form acidic oxides.

www.scientificamerican.com/article/mixed-up-metals-make-for-stronger-tougher-stretchier-alloys

May 18, 2016 ... One classic example is the addition of carbon to iron to make steel. ... If too much of the alloying element were added, for example, its atoms ...

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Oct 13, 2015 ... Steel in general is an alloy of carbon and iron, it does contain many ... are retained from the steel making process, other elements are added to ...