4601Views4Replies

Author Options:

Is steel or iron conductive? Answered

-PKT

4 Replies

user
KryptoniteBest Answer (author)2009-03-26

Yes it is. Glow plugs and some indoor crane style thingies just use the outsides to conduct electricity instead of wires, and they're made out of steel. Almost all metals conduct, what are you going to use this information for any way?

Select as Best AnswerUndo Best Answer

user
Kryptonite (author)2009-09-25

I should correct myself now I am more knowledgeable, all metals and carbon conduct.

Select as Best AnswerUndo Best Answer

user
11010010110 (author)2009-03-26

yep they conduct both electricity and heat less good than say copper and aluminium but they do

Select as Best AnswerUndo Best Answer