Benjamin Huntsman, a native of Lincolnshire, England, was the inventor of cast steel.
When cool, the mould was unscrewed, and a bar of cast steel was presented.
The first essential of a good razor is that it be made of the finest quality of cast steel.
All the switches are planed out of the solid, and the crossings are of cast steel.
“You have a backbone of cast steel,” commented Dunston, who was an iron-master.
His father had been able to cast steel only in small 219 masses.
The three capstans or cable-holders of cast steel, capable of taking 211⁄16 in.
The best scissors, penknives, razors and lancets are made of cast steel.
The pins b and g and the coned holes should be of cast steel hardened, so as to avoid wear as much as possible.
The pistons are of cast steel and utilize piston rings of cast iron.