Kitchen Sink Central

Nickel-containing stainless steel kitchen sinks are valued around the world for their ability to withstand intense, everyday use

Thom Loree -

Nickel-containing stainless steel sinks

If asked to name the most important part of one’s home, most people would say the kitchen. After all, we all need to eat to survive, and the kitchen is where we store our food, wash it, and prepare it for consumption.

And at the centre of every kitchen is the sink, perhaps the single most intensively used of all household appliances. Today most domestic and industrial sinks are made from nickel-containing stainless steel and exhibit long-lasting beauty and decades of service.

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Volume 32-2: Nickel on the move

From bicycles to rockets

August 09, 2017


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It is actually rocket science
Given successful test experiences to date, it is abundantly clear that 3D printing and nickel-containing alloys will be critical to the future of U.S. space travel for decades to come.