Steel | GRHardnessTester.comSteel has been and still is the dominant foundation in many industries including aerospace, automobile, and consumer goods.  So what makes steel so desirable over other more lightweight and rigid materials such as carbon fiber?  The answer is simple: cost and shelf life.  Steel’s extreme strength and corrosion resistance makes it’s shelf life much longer than other materials.  It’s low cost is also a major benefit for industries.

 

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