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Alloys

Get information about the composition and properties of alloys. Learn about alloys of specific metals.

10 Metal Alloy Facts
Here are 10 interesting facts about metal alloys.

Alloy Definition
This is the definition of an alloy.

Alloys List
This is an alphabetical list of alloys grouped according to the base metal of the alloy.

Alloy Facts Quiz
Test how much you know about metal alloys with this fun multiple choice facts quiz.

Why is Stainless Steel Stainless?
Learn about the chemistry of stainless steel. This article also includes descriptions of the different types of stainless steels, comments on passivation, and numerous links to sites offering related information.

What Is Tibetan Silver?
Tibetan silver is a metal used in many inexpensive silver-colored metal items for sale online, such as at eBay. Here is a look at the chemical composition of Tibetan silver.

Aluminum or Aluminium Alloys
This is a list of aluminum or aluminium alloys.

Bismuth Alloys
This is a list of bismuth alloys or alloys in which bismuth is usually the base metal.

What Is Brass?
Brass is a common useful metal. Here's a look at what brass is made of and information about its chemistry.

Brass Alloys
This is a list of common brass alloys, their chemical compositions and the uses of the different types of brass.

Bronze Chemistry
Here is a look at the chemical composition and properties of bronze.

Cobalt Alloys
This is a list of cobalt alloys or alloys in which cobalt is usually the base metal.

Copper Alloys
This is a list of copper alloys or alloys in which copper is usually the base metal.

Gallium Alloys
This is a list of gallium alloys or alloys in which gallium is usually the base metal.

Gold Alloys for Jewelry
None of the gold used in jewelry is pure gold. Some gold isn't even 'gold'-colored (e.g., white gold). The different colors are due to the presence of other metals alloyed with the gold. This table gives common compositions of the different colors of gold.

Gold Alloys
This is a list of gold alloys or alloys in which gold is often the base metal.

Indium Alloys
This is a list of indium alloys.

Iron Alloys
This is a list of iron alloys. Included are various types of iron and steel.

Lead Alloys
This is a list of lead alloys.

Magnesium Alloys
This is a list of magnesium alloys.

Mercury Alloys
This is a list of mercury alloys.

Nickel Alloys
This is a list of nickel alloys or alloys in which nickel is the base element.

Potassium Alloys
This is a list of potassium alloys or alloys in which potassium is the base metal.

Rare Earth Alloys
This is a list of rare earth alloys.

Silver Alloys
This is a list of silver alloys or alloys in which silver is usually the base metal.

Tin Alloys
This is a list of tin alloys.

Titanium Alloys
This is a list of titanium alloys.

Uranium Alloys
This is a list of uranium alloys or alloys in which uranium is usually the base metal.

Zinc Alloys
This is a list of zinc alloys.

Zirconium Alloys
This is a list of zirconium alloys.

Is Brass a Solution?
Is brass a solution or a mixture? Here is a look at brass and other alloys in terms of chemicals solutions and mixtures.

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