Stainless Steel Baskets

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Marlin Steel specializes in the manufacture of stainless steel baskets for a variety of production processes. Marlin’s mechanical engineers know the ins and outs of working with stainless steel, and roughly 80%-90% of all the work Marlin does is in stainless steel.

Marlin keeps a stock of grade 304 and grade 316 stainless on hand, and can acquire other specialty stainless alloys to meet specific production needs. When your processes demand more than plain steel, Marlin has you covered.

A Comprehensive List of Food-Safe Metals for Sheet Metal & Wire Forms

Marlin Steel on October 11, 2016
According to the FDA, to be considered food-safe, a material must meet several conditions: ...

3 Things You Need to Know About Food-Grade Stainless Steel

Marlin Steel on October 6, 2016
For sanitary food handling applications, stainless steel is a popular material choice. Not only can food-grade stainless steel stand up to punishing temperatures that would melt plastic, the material’s protective oxide ...

Partitioned Ultrasonic Cleaning Baskets for Washing Multiple Parts

Marlin Steel on September 20, 2016
Usually, when washing multiple kinds of parts, a universal-style basket design is the preferred solution, as it offers ease of switching ...

5 Interesting Facts About Steel You Should Know

Marlin Steel on September 2, 2016
A little knowledge can go a long way. Marlin’s success as a custom wire forming company is built on the skills and know-how of a talented, dedicated team of mechanical engineers who ...

4 Uses for Stainless Steel Carts on Your Shop Floor

Marlin Steel on August 26, 2016
Metal carts have a surprising number of uses. While most of these carts are designed for the express purpose of holding a large number of baskets or trays, there are other, more ...

Heavy-Duty Expanded Metal Baskets for High-Agitation Parts Washing

Marlin Steel on August 19, 2016
With delicate parts, the typical goal is to use minimally-forceful finishing processes so as not to risk damaging the part. However, there are times where to get a part finished right, some amount of force has to be ...

3 Times Stainless Steel Baskets Saved the Day On the Shop Floor

Marlin Steel on August 18, 2016
Manufacturing is the backbone of the American economy, and it isn’t easy. Manufacturers face numerous challenges in maintaining efficiency and productivity. Every day, factory workers and managers do their best to ...

5 Types of Resistance Welding Defects to Look Out for in Wire Baskets

Marlin Steel on July 20, 2016
Resistance welding is an excellent way to join two pieces of stainless steel wire to create a strong, durable bond without relying on a separate welding material. When done right, resistance welding can join small ...