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Steel Heat Treating Fundamentals and Processes

Edited by
Jon L. Dossett
Jon L. Dossett
Consultant
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George E. Totten
George E. Totten
Portland State University
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ASM International
Volume
4A
ISBN electronic:
978-1-62708-165-8
Publication date:
2013
Book Chapter

Cold and Cryogenic Treatment of Steel

By
F. Diekman
F. Diekman
Revising author
Controlled Thermal Processing
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Published:
2013
Page range:
382 - 386
Publication history
July 08, 2013

Abstract

Cold treating of steel can be used to enhance the transformation of austenite to martensite and improve the stress relief of castings and machined parts. Cryogenic treatment of steel is a distinct process that uses extreme cold to modify the performance of materials. This article explains the practices employed and equipment used in the cold treatment of steel. It also presents the results of using cryogenic treatment to enhance steel properties.

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F. Diekman, 2013. "Cold and Cryogenic Treatment of Steel", Steel Heat Treating Fundamentals and Processes, Jon L. Dossett, George E. Totten

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