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How Marlin Steel Develops Steel Wire Trays for Sub-Zero Applications

Marlin Steel on May 8, 2017
For each and every custom basket or tray design Marlin Steel makes, there’s a set process from start to finish to help ensure ...

Consider These 5 Things Before Purchasing Custom Refrigerator Shelving

Marlin Steel on April 10, 2017
To most, the term “refrigerator shelving” conjures images of cheap aluminum or plastic fridge shelves in a typical home appliance. Here, shelving is rarely considered critical—it’s just there to hold some cold goods and ...

Stainless Steel Discoloration: 4 Questions Engineers Need Answered

Marlin Steel on March 24, 2017
While stainless steel is famous for its resistance to oxidation and discoloration in most “normal” use cases, it’s ...

When is Sanding Preferable to Electropolishing?

Marlin Steel on February 9, 2017
Electropolishing is one of the most popular finishing processes out there for a reason. It leaves parts with a ...

Is Grade 317 Stainless Steel Worth the Cost Over 316 & 304?

Marlin Steel on February 2, 2017
With hundreds of different types of steel alloys on the market, it can be tough to find the perfect metal for your application. In many buying processes, the first consideration is ...

Achieving a Non-Stick Mirror Finish in Stainless Steel Wire Baskets

Marlin Steel on January 31, 2017
In sanitary applications for the food and biotechnology/medical industries, the finish of the baskets, trays, and ...

What’s the Difference Between Grade 304 and 304L Stainless Steel?

Marlin Steel on January 6, 2017
There are hundreds of different grades of stainless steel on the market. Each of these unique formulations of stainless steel offer some degree of corrosion ...

Characteristics of Inconel 625 and Common Steel Alloys Under High Heat

Marlin Steel on December 5, 2016
One of the key advantages of using metal over plastic (aside from tensile strength, durability, and useful life) for custom wire ...