Category: Metals

Things to Ignore Regarding Industrial Metals

Kovar® Strip

Okay, so you’ve heard some things about industrial metals. But what things are true and what things are false/myths? Costs Are metals more costly to manufacture than other materials? Not these days. Thanks to today’s manufacturing technology, metal manufacturing is more affordable thanks to things like automation and advances in tooling machinery.  Are the lightest… Read more »

Where Do Industrial Metals Come From?

Industrial Metals

At Eagle Alloys Corporation, our mission is to offer the highest quality materials at the most competitive pricing. We work with quality mills and suppliers to meet the constantly changing needs of the market. So… where do industrial metals come from? Earth’s Metals Metals come from our planet– Earth. Mining companies dig for underground deposits… Read more »

What Are the Benefits of Low Density Metals?

Aluminum Sheet Supplier

Are you in the market for low density industrial metals? If so, aluminum could be the perfect option for you. When many think of aluminum, a can of soda comes to mind. However, did you know that, along with steel, aluminum is one of the more prevalently used metal in industrial settings? Here’s why: It’s… Read more »

3 Interesting Facts You May Not Know About Industrial Metals

Industrial Metals

Industrial metals are a vital component of the world’s economy. At Eagle Alloys, we supply custom cut and shaped metals to companies in a wide range on of fields, including those in the chemical, manufacturing, technology and aeronautics industries. Regardless of your specific needs, we’re ready to assist you every step of the way. As… Read more »

Why Rhenium is a Vital Industrial Metal


Discovered almost 100 years ago, rhenium has turned into a very important transition metal. It’s found in a lot of powerful engines and it’s capable of providing a wide range of essential chemical reactions. From the aerospace industry to petroleum refineries, you’ll find rhenium all over the place these days. Learn more about why it… Read more »

The Difference Between Aluminum and Stainless Steel

Aluminum vs. Stainless Steel

If you take a step back and look at them both, you’ll see that aluminum and stainless steel look a lot alike. You might even mistake one for the other if you just glance at them quickly. Nevertheless, you should know that there are quite a few differences that set aluminum and stainless steel apart…. Read more »

How Are the Hardness of Metals Measured?

Hardness of Metals

Before purchasing metals for commercial or industrial purposes, companies should find out what the hardness of metals are. Hardness refers to how effective a metal is when it comes to resisting plastic deformation and indentation. It also refers to how effective a metal is as far as showing resistance to scratching and cutting. There are… Read more »

How Aluminum Alloys Have Helped the Aerospace Industry

Aluminum and Aerospace Industry

When most people think about the different things that are made from aluminum, they think about aluminum foil, aluminum doors and windows, and, of course, aluminum cans. However, what people don’t always realize is that aluminum has a long and storied history when it comes to the aerospace industry. Aluminum alloys have played a key… Read more »

How to Find the Best Industrial Metal Supplier

Alloy Distribution and Delivery Services

Are you searching for an industrial metal supplier to provide you with aluminum, tungsten, rhenium, nickel, zirconium, or another type of metal? Before you go with the first supplier that pops up in your search, you should carefully consider a variety of factors. Here are some of the things you should think about before settling… Read more »