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What does HSS stand for in steel?

hollow structural sections

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Also, what type of steel is HSS?

High Speed Steel Composition And HSS is high alloy steel with high carbon content. Its carbon content is about 0.7%-1.65%. And the alloy content is about 10%-25%. High-speed steel is widely used in all kinds of processing cutting tools.

Similarly, what does TS stand for in steel? tube steel

Also question is, what is a HSS steel column?

HSS. Hollow Structural Sections (HSS) are manufactured hollow steel sections, typically of circular, rectangular, or square cross-section. Popular uses include architecturally exposed structural steel, staggered truss and conventional truss structures, and basic column or vertical bracing elements.

Is HSS stainless steel?

SS and HSS are two different kind of classified steel. SS is a stainless steel which is used mainly for corrosion resistance application. HSS is a type of tool steel which beoongs to high alloy steel type.

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