Benefits of Using Titanium in the AR-15

Benefits of Using Titanium in the AR-15 The AR-15 is currently the most popular sporting rifle, and for good reason. Its many notable features make it one of the top choices for any gun owner whether they use it for hunting or protection. If you’re not familiar with the AR-15 rifle or would like to […]

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. […]

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. […]

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 […]

What Makes Titanium a Top Choice for Jewelry

What Makes Titanium a Top Choice for Jewelry Crafting Fine Titanium 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 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]