Content about Steels

December 15, 2011

Wilmington, Ohio-based TimberTech expanded its fastening options by rolling out a stainless steel TopLoc fastener. 

Most coastal regions require stainless steel fasteners to reduce the likelihood of corrosion that leads to rot and failure, according to the company. Stainless steel is able to withstand more inclement weather because it is less brittle than carbon steel.

January 26, 2011

Milwaukee, Wis.-based American Lock Co., a division of Master Lock, unveiled its Stainless Steel Solid Body Padlocks. 

Designed with complete corrosion-resistant construction, the padlocks are described as ideal for heavy-duty industrial and marine applications. They offer custom made-to-order options to fit any application, with a stainless steel exterior and stainless steel and brass internal components.