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Re: [hobbicast] Re: Mystery white metal

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  • Rupert
    Hello Howard, Another possible suggestion came in from our local group. ... Rupert -- yvt Rupert Wenig Camrose, Alberta, Canada. email: rwenig2@xplornet.com
    Message 1 of 35 , Dec 4, 2007
      Hello Howard,
      Another possible suggestion came in from our local group.

      Quote:
      > Maybe it is cast manganese steel? It work hardens and
      > is very difficult to machine.


      Rupert
      --
      yvt

      Rupert Wenig
      Camrose, Alberta, Canada.

      email: rwenig2@...

      http://www3.telus.net/public/rwenig/
    • Jeshua Lacock
      ... Might be of interest to some: Cheers, Jeshua Lacock, Owner
      Message 35 of 35 , Dec 20, 2007
        On Dec 2, 2007, at 9:38 AM, Gary Lekvold wrote:

        > Don't know if you can grind on it, but if you can, titanium will give
        > off brilliant white sparks.

        Might be of interest to some:

        <http://www.popsci.com/popsci/
        how20/85f145ef7d2f6110vgnvcm1000004eecbccdrcrd.html>


        Cheers,

        Jeshua Lacock, Owner
        <http://OpenOSX.com>
        phone: 877.240.1364
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