Metalwork - Interactive Quizes

Common Uses for Ferrous Metals

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Please be aware that this list of uses is not exhaustive. These metals have many more uses than listed here and you should investigate further.

Uses to move

  • Lathe Bed
  • Vice Body
  • Manhole Cover
  • Fire Grate
  • Girders
  • Ship Building
  • Gates
  • Rail Track
  • Chisel
  • File
  • Hammer Head
  • Springs
  • Corrugated Roofing
  • Dust Bins
  • Barbed Wire
  • Drill Bit
  • Lathe Cutting Tool
  • Hacksaw Blade
  • Taps and Dies
  • Cutlery
  • Kitchen Sink
  • Surgical Instruments

Cast Iron

Mild Steel

    High Carbon Steel

    High Speed Steel

      Galvenised Iron

      Stainless Steel