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Achilles Power & Tech Registered

Achilles Power & Tech Registered Titanium Processing Center, New Baltimore, Michigan has recently completed the new centralized online supplier registration and pre-qualification process for Achilles Power & Tech, worldwide. Click here for more information on Achilles Power & Tech. To discuss how the Achilles supplier pre-qualification system benefits Titanium Processing Center and our customers, give us […]

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Buy Grade 2 and Grade 5 Titanium Online

Buy Grade 2 and Grade 5 Titanium Online at www.titaniumsalesonline.com You can buy commercially pure grade 2 and grade 5 titanium with no minimum order and get the high-quality products and fast turnaround and delivery that you need. We offer Grade 2 and Grade 5 titanium in a range of products, including: Titanium Sheet Titanium […]

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Milling Titanium on Lathe – Machining Titanium

Milling Titanium on Lathe – Machining Titanium

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The Element Titanium

The Element Titanium   About Titanium The element titanium is a metallic compound that is hardy and naturally abundant. Its strength and durability makes its uses quite varied. It has the atomic number of 22 on the periodic table. Titanium is the ninth most abundant element on Earth. It is almost always present in rocks […]

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Uses of Titanium in the Medical Industry

Titanium Medical Industry Uses Titanium is used in a variety of industries including recreation, defense, dentistry and medicine. Yes, the same material used in building airplanes are also used in heart valves. The toughness, strength and durability of titanium rivals that of steel, but it is significantly lighter. These elements have been what has made […]

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Understanding CP-70 Titanium

Understanding CP-70 Titanium Understanding CP-70 Titanium:  Believe it or not, not all titanium is equal. Some classes, or grades are stronger than others. CP-70 titanium gets its name from its approximate yield strength of 70 ksi (or 480 MPa). It is the strongest and most resistant grade of titanium. There are four grades of titanium […]

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Titanium TI-6AL-4V Properties & Common Uses

Titanium TI-6AL-4V Properties & Common Uses TI-6AL-4V Grade 5 Titanium:  If you find yourself talking about TI-6AL-4V grade 5 titanium… you are talking about the Cadillac of the titanium alloy world. This workhorse alloy is the most commonly used metal in the aerospace, marine, power generation, and offshore industries (just to name a few). Because […]

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A Closer Look at Titanium Processing

A Closer Look at Titanium Processing Milling and processing are the biggest cost factors in producing titanium. This metal is one of the most abundant in the earth, so, unlike some precious metals, its price is not about its rarity. Instead, the cost is directly related to the difficulty of dealing with the raw materials. […]

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Titanium Uses in Dentistry

Titanium Uses in Dentistry Titanium is a metal alloy that has gained popularity in recent years in both the medical and dental fields. It has unique properties that make it preferable to other medical metals and alloys. In dentistry, steel and gold have been the traditional “go-tos” for procedures such as crowns, implants and braces. […]

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The History of Titanium

The History of Titanium Where it Came From and How it’s Made The Greek God “Titan,” the God of enormous strength, is where this metal got it’s name and it has been around since 1790. The process that allowed the metal to be extracted from the ore wasn’t discovered until 1910 in England by M.A. […]

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Fascinating Uses of Titanium

Fascinating Uses of Titanium When you are in the titanium industry you work with many engineers, designers and manufacturers who are using titanium for a wide variety of products and projects. This structural metal can easily brag about being extremely tough, but lightweight. The strength to weight ratio is a force to be reckoned with. […]

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Advances in Titanium Machining

Advances in Titanium Machining How to Effectively Machine Titanium Titanium is one of the more abundant metals residing in the earth’s crust, and yet it remains one of the more difficult metals to extract, mill, and machine. It’s specifically because of these challenges that titanium products often have higher costs associated with them. The benefits […]

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Building a car out of titanium certainly isn’t easy: Video

Building a car out of titanium certainly isn’t easy: Video By: Viknesh Vijayenthiran Date: Mar 10, 2016 http://www.motorauthority.com/news/1102797_building-a-car-out-of-titanium-certainly-isnt-easy-video

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What Makes Titanium a Top Choice for Jewelry

What Makes Titanium a Top Choice for Jewelry There are a number of different metals available for crafting fine jewelry, depending on the results you want to achieve. Naturally, gold and silver are common choices, but, for some time now, titanium has also been a top choice for men and women. Titanium has several qualities […]

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Titanium Extraction and Refining

Titanium Extraction and Refining Titanium is a comparatively common element, and it is the fourth most abundant structural metal on earth (just behind aluminum, iron, and magnesium). Workable deposits are found all over the planet, and yet it remains more expensive than any of those other metals. Unlike gold, the price of titanium isn’t based […]

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Polishing Titanium Metal – How and Why

Polishing Titanium Metal – How and Why Titanium is extremely lightweight and strong, but its high ductility also makes it prone to mechanical deformation throughout the fabrication process. This means that proper polishing is very important to ensure a smooth, shiny surface that remains resistant to corrosion. Without this step, titanium metal and alloys will […]

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The Right Tools for Titanium Plate Sawing

The Right Tools for Titanium Plate Sawing As the demand for titanium products continues to rise (particularly in the aerospace and medical industries) production needs to improve to meet those needs. Titanium has never been an easy metal to machine and fabricate, though, which continues to have an impact on its price. This means the […]

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Choosing a Knife – Titanium or Steel?

Choosing a Knife – Titanium or Steel? Let’s go back to caveman days. Imagine Ugg sitting across the fire from his wife Ula. Somehow this man needs to hunt and put food on the table… or the flattest rock in their homes decorated by only the finest in cave drawings. Even then, man’s instinct knew […]

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Titanium vs. Aluminum

Titanium vs. Aluminum Titanium is a strong, lightweight material that is used in many different applications. However, because of the price, it is still often compared to aluminum, which is also a very strong metal but offers a lower price point. There are many elements can impact the final choice for an application, though, and […]

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The Physical Properties of Titanium

The Physical Properties of Titanium Titanium’s value in everything from aerospace designs to surgical equipment is directly related to its physical characteristics. While titanium is one of the most abundant metals in the earth’s crust, and as the technology for extraction and processing continues to get better, it will likely be implemented in many more […]

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Titanium Pipe Applications

The Physical Properties of Titanium Titanium pipe is being used in an increasing number of applications because there are so many cases in which stainless steel and other materials are simply insufficient. Tube is one of the common titanium mill products, and it is used in a range of products because of its superior strength-to-weight […]

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Titanium Applications in the Automotive Industry

Titanium Applications in the Automotive Industry The beneficial characteristics of titanium (lightweight, strong, corrosive resistant) would make it an appealing choice for many automotive application, yet because of the current processing and material costs, it hasn’t found the widespread adoption in this industry that it has in aerospace. However, as these costs continue to decrease, […]

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What Makes a Great Titanium Distributor?

What Makes a Great Titanium Distributor? When you work in certain industries that require a constant supply of high-quality materials like titanium, you need to form a working relationship with an effective and reliable titanium distributor. You need to know that they will be able to deliver everything you need in a timely manner, because […]

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Titanium Pipe in Chemical Processing Applications

Titanium Pipe in Chemical Processing Applications The chemical processing industry includes everything from petrochemicals and plastics to paints and inorganic chemicals. It has a reputation for being a very difficult industry to work in, but as technology and techniques evolve, new tools have been implemented to make these jobs and processes safer and more effective. […]

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Titanium Dioxide: The Do-Everything Titanium!

Titanium Dioxide: The Do-Everything Titanium! Titanium dioxide: what is it? Titanium dioxide, chemically written as “TiO2,” is an oxide of the well-known metal, titanium. We won’t go too deep into the chemistry here, but an “oxide” is created when oxygen bonds to or combines with a substance. For example, iron combines with oxygen (with a little water) […]

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Titanium Applications in the Aerospace Industry

Titanium Applications in the Aerospace Industry September, 2015 The aerospace industry has been taking advantage of the benefits of titanium for decades, and as the extraction and processing costs continue to go down, more aircraft are expected to use this metal in their structures. The industry is constantly looking for new and better ways to […]

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Quick Tips on Finding Your Perfect Plate Sawing Service

Quick Tips on Finding Your Perfect Plate Sawing Service Titanium does not come ready to be milled into a product. There are four major processes that must take place in order for titanium to be transformed from its raw state into the final product. Once the processes are complete, the titanium is converted into general […]

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