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Within the pages of our metal fabrication blog you’ll find helpful articles and interesting insights about everything that’s related to welding, plasma cutting, shearing, bending, plate rolling and finishing services.

Does your construction project require custom steel fabrication?

Custom metal works require a unique set of skills and experience, and you can expect the best from Cadet Steel, a top Denver metal fabrication company. Our team understands the precision that must go into each custom steel fabrication job, and we deliver the results you need. Without the right metal fabrication, your construction site…
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What to look for when hiring a Denver metal fabrication company

If your company requires custom steel fabrication services, it is important to hire a knowledgeable and skilled metal fabrication company. Professional shops know how to expertly handle their precision machinery and are up-to-date on the latest equipment innovations. Don’t leave your job to chance, hire a skilled fabricator that is known and respected in the…
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Metal fabrication overview for beginners

Metal fabrication is the process used to shape metals into parts or physical products. It includes burning, cutting, welding and assembling metals into a finished product. Metal fabrication involves many different projects, such as hardware manufacturing, heavy equipment machinery, wire manufacturing, creating structural metals and nut and bolt manufacturing. Metal fabrication also uses a wide…
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What is metal fabrication?

Metal fabrication shops like Cadet Steel in Denver use metal to build products such as hand tools, cans, cutlery, metal doors, and car parts. So, what exactly is metal fabrication? It is the process manufacturers use to shape metal into various products used for mass consumption. There are three types of metal fabrication processes. The…
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How to go about hiring a professional metal fabrication company

Before you seek the services of a metal fabrication company, ensure you check the company’s credentials by asking about the below criteria… • Experience: how long has the company been in business? The longer the better! • Expertise: do they focus on local work or larger industrial projects? • Quality: are they able to provide…
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The definition of plasma cutting and why you need it

Ever wondered what is plasma cutting? It’s the process that enables you to cut through a material that is a good conductor of electricity using a jet of hot plasma. This process accurately trims holes into a material, making it an excellent cutting feature, and as a result, enabling you to realize your ideas in…
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The Benefits Of Using A Professional Custom Metal Fabrication Company

The metal fabrication industry has experienced tremendous growth in the past few years. This is highly attributed to the high quality and affordable price of the materials when compared to plastic, and the material can also be recycled and reused. There are many processes involved in metal fabrication, including the cutting, bending and grinding of…
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A Quick Guide To Mig, Tig and Stick Welding

There are three main methods of welding: MIG, TIG and Stick Welding. Metal Inert Gas Welding (MIG) is a fairly basic welding processes. A machine feeds a spool of solid steel wire through a liner, then out of a thermal or electrically charged contact tip in the MIG gun. Once the trigger is pulled, the…
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Steel Fabrication Careers: A Day in the Life of a Steel Worker

Could you be the next man of steel? Have you ever wondered what it’s like to work in steel fabrication? Do you want to know what you’d get up to day-to-day? Look no further. We’ve got all the answers for you right here. Steel Fabrication – A Day in the Life The first thing you’re…
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A Complete Introduction to Metal Fabrication

Need an introduction to metal fabrication? Here at Cadet Steel in Denver, we know that metal fabrication is not on everyone’s mind all the time like it is for us. If you look around, there are so many aspects of our everyday life that are possible because of metal fabrication. From tiny objects like paperclips…
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Metal Matters: A Complete Guide to Metals Used in Steel Fabrication

Discovering the right compositions of steel for a given task drove empires in the ancient world. The secrets of Damascus steel blades took nearly 400 years to understand. You don’t need individualized artisanal steel to get a job done. What you need is the right alloy for the job. These days we know that commoditization outstrips the…
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4 Unique Methods of Steel Cutting for Metal Fabrication

At Cadet Steel, we’re presented with a wide variety of projects from all types of industries. From small clips to hold electronic components to automotive parts and much more. Before getting started, we asses and determine the most efficient and cost-effective ways to deliver exactly what you need. And while there’s more than one method of…
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