Is black iron the same as black steel?

The term "black iron" usually refers to a type of black-coated steel, but there are several other varieties that exist. The fundamental issue here is that there are just a few standards that all black iron fittings must follow.

What industries use black steel fittings?

Some of the industries that utilise black steel fittings are General Engineering, Oil and Natural Gas, Steam Generation, Power Generation, Refineries, and Hydraulic.

What is the best alternative for black steel fittings that are available in your store?

High pressure steel fittings can be an alternative, please ask the friendly staff at your local AHV branch to make sure it's going to be the best fit for your job.

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