Sheet Metal Punching

Sheet Metal Punching uses a dedicated punching tool for any project requiring holes in sheet metal. More often than not, customer metal orders require some degree of processing, whether it’s cutting, or customization such as punching holes. Whether for decorative or […]

Torch Cutting

Torch cutting, or oxy-fuel cutting, is one of the most popular and established methods for cutting a wide range of metals. If you are in need of metal, there is a good chance you also need it cut. Whether you […]

Plasma Cutters vs Torch Cutters

Whether it’s aluminum, steel, or stainless steel, customers purchasing metal requires some level of processing from the larger stock. From sizing to holes to more elaborate designs or ornamentation, there is an almost limitless combination of needs. Each project can […]

Metal Shearing

Metals like steel and aluminum are prized for their versatility and durability. They are also popular because these metals can be cut and sized to precise specifications for a wide range of needs. At Tampa Steel & Supply, we not […]

Wrought Iron vs Cast Iron

Many people assume that wrought iron and cast iron are the same material, but in fact, there are many differences between the two. The production processes that are followed to create these two materials are what really sets them apart, […]

How to Cut Angle Iron

Cutting through metal can be a tedious, time-consuming task. This is especially true if you’re doing multiple cuts needing precise results. This is a problem many people come into when purchasing steel angles for the first time. However, this is […]

What Is a Bollard in Construction?

Bollards are an essential tool for a wide variety of projects, with many different types of bollards and materials available. Today we’re going to discover what is a bollard in construction, as well as some of the materials that are […]

What is Plasma Cutting?

The plasma cutter is one of the most fine-tuned, broadly used, efficient, and versatile tools for cutting even heavy and thick materials quite easily. It’s a tool that can be used for a variety of materials and projects, helping you […]

DIY Metal Pipe Projects

Metal pipe is a versatile material to create a wide range of both practical and decorative items for your home or office. If you’ve never used this material within your DIY projects before, you’ll be surprised about how fun and […]

How to Cut Metal

When discussing the types of material which can be a challenge to cut, metal is one that always comes out on the top of the list. As you no doubt know, metal is used in a variety of projects today, […]