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What are the metals used in armouring?

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jones123 | Student, Undergraduate | eNoter

Posted December 8, 2008 at 5:33 PM via web

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What are the metals used in armouring?

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Jen Sambdman | High School Teacher | (Level 1) Assistant Educator

Posted December 8, 2008 at 11:34 PM (Answer #1)

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Steel is the most common but aluminum is used as well. It depends on what exactly you are making to say what type of metal you will be forging. Different gauges, thicknesses, chromium contents, etc. are all dependent on what you are making and how strong it needs to be.

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