1.Tungsten Carbide – Used for scratch and wear resistant jewelry, oil field exploration, bullets, safes, heat and wear resistant applications, hard facing applications, machining, tooling, metal cutting, shaping & forming. Common Types: Drills, Wear Parts, End Mills, Taps, Punches, Dies, Indexable Inserts, Circuit Board Drills, Saw Tips, Balls, Burrs, Mining Bits
2.High Speed Steel – Tooling used for machining, cutting, shaping and forming metals, wood & plastic. Forms of HSS include drills, end mills, cutters and various types of tooling.
3.Nickel – Pure nickel can be used to make various nickel based alloys and used for plating
4.Cobalt & Cobalt Based Alloys – Uses: Medical, Machining, Aircraft parts, Ships & Freighters. Used for strength and durability.
5.Tungsten & Tungsten Alloys – Used for strength and durability and heat resistant properties. Tungsten filaments are used in light bulbs.