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PostSubject: stainless steel?   Mon Oct 11, 2010 9:31 pm

would stainless steel hold up on a 12lb
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PostSubject: Re: stainless steel?   Mon Oct 11, 2010 9:48 pm

your better off with some 4130 or something along that line
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PostSubject: Re: stainless steel?   Mon Oct 11, 2010 10:12 pm

ya i just got alot of free stainless
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PostSubject: Re: stainless steel?   Mon Oct 11, 2010 10:22 pm

well then you cant beat free, it will work but stainless is a bendy metal, it likes to warp so that will be your main problem to deal with
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PostSubject: Re: stainless steel?   Tue Oct 12, 2010 8:50 pm

yeah, stainless is hard, but bends pretty easy. it's got some funky properties. Don't use it structurally - it's more of an armor material.

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PostSubject: Re: stainless steel?   Tue Oct 12, 2010 9:07 pm

we had a 1/4" thich wedge on rattler 2 in 2008...it got bend up 90 degrees...like a pretzel....use it as an ablative, but that's about it...min you it was just 304 and free

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PostSubject: Re: stainless steel?   Tue Nov 09, 2010 7:46 am

That seems to be a fair rice based upon current market condition. Anywhere between 43 and 57 cents per lb looks like going market price. Please keep in mind prices do fluctuate on a daily basis and the more material you have you should be a...
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PostSubject: Re: stainless steel?   Tue Nov 09, 2010 11:08 am

I'm not generally someone who points this out, but...
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