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The benefits of adding titanium to zinc alloys

Zinc in used in many applications from die casting to electroplating. However, zinc, by itself, is brittle and weak. For that reason, it’s often alloyed with other metals, including titanium. When zinc is alloyed with titanium, it becomes lightweight and exceptionally strong. Here at Belmont Metals, we offer zinc titanium alloys for manufacturing processes. Properties…

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The benefits of adding aluminum to zinc alloys

Here at Belmont Metals, we offer zinc alloys, which are great for use in soldering applications, die casting and for use as a corrosion-resistant coating. Zinc is often alloyed with other types of metal in order to improve its strength and heat resistance. The Properties of Pure Forms of Zinc Pure forms of zinc are…

What is electroplating?

Electroplating refers to a process that adds a surface layer of metal to another type of metal. It’s typically used to prevent corrosion and rust and to extend the useful life of the metal underneath the electroplated metal. Of course, it’s also used to make gold and silver plated jewelry and knickknacks and to give…