The side produced in the manufacture of flat rolled metal products.
An increase in length that occurs when a metal is subjected to stress but has not fractured.
A steel that contains 0.9% carbon.
Steel that has been hardened, tempered and blue polished; often used for the expanders in oil piston rings.
In brass mill terminology, Extra Hard is six numbers hard or 50.15% reduction from the previous annealing or soft stage.
In brass mill terminology, Extra Spring is ten numbers hard or 68.55% reduction in thickness from the previous annealing or soft stage.
Shaping metal into a chosen continuous form by forcing it through a die of appropriate shape.