OxyFuel Cutting Steel And Cast Iron

This article discusses a few hands on tips to keep in mind while performing oxyfuel cutting of steel and cast iron. General Cutting of carbon steels can be easily done with an oxy-fuel torch. The low carbon steels containing less than 0.25% carbon do not pose much problem. However, for cutting of medium carbon and high carbon … Read more

Welding Cast Iron

Cast iron is an alloy of iron, carbon, and silicon, in which the amount of carbon is usually more than 1.7 percent and less than 4.5 percent. Before welding cast iron, understanding its’ properties and behavior is important – in order to achieve a quality weld. Types Of Cast Iron The most widely used type of … Read more

Oxyacetylene Welding of Cast Iron

Oxyacetylene welding of cast iron is comparatively easy if attention is paid to some simple aspects of it. Not just the aspects specific to cast iron, but aspects in general about oxyacetylene welding as well. This article contains some hands-on advice on the subject. The cast iron in common use is known as “gray;” it … Read more