About Alloys

Alloy Metals is a metallic material, such as steel, brass, or bronze consisting of a mixture two or more metals or of metallic elements with nonmetallic elements that are melted.  They will have physical properties different from those of pure metals and the exact proportion of metals in an alloy will change the characteristic properties of the alloy.  For example, steel is an alloy of carbon and iron, brass is a mixture of copper and zinc, contains a combination copper and tin and most gold and silver jewelry are not pure because of some other percentage of metal.