carbon steel

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steel whose characteristics are determined by the amount of carbon it contains

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com], stainless steel is a low carbon steel containing chromium levels of 10 percent or more by weight, while the carbon content is less than one percent.
The average price for ordinary carbon steels is $400 a ton.
Though originally intended for use on chrome plating, Micro Tuff gets similar results when applied to nickel-plated tools and even unplated stainless or carbon steels.
The corrosion of carbon steels in amine units used for gas treatment in refining operations is a major problem for the petrochemical industry.
Carbon steels normally can be hardened only within narrow limits, usually to a few hundredths of an inch below the surface.