Gunmetal vs Forging - What's the difference?

gunmetal | forging |


As nouns the difference between gunmetal and forging

is that gunmetal is an alloy of 88% copper, 10% tin and 2% zinc, originally used for making guns while forging is a component that is forged (shaped by heating and hammering).

As a verb forging is

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gunmetal

English

Alternative forms

* gun metal

Noun

(wikipedia gunmetal) (-)
  • an alloy of 88% copper, 10% tin and 2% zinc, originally used for making guns
  • a dark grey colour
  • forging

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • A component that is forged (shaped by heating and hammering).
  • * 1896 , United States, Annual report of the Secretary of War