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Re: HSS vs WF columns

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>         Last I heard,  WF sections were going for .60/lb in low volume,
> HSS for $1.25.

Well, then, color me "surprised."

I'd have thought that the fabrication of HSS from flat sheet with an
auto-welded seam would be very comparable in price than hot-rolling used
to produced the WF shapes.

So, again, I'm surprised.

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