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Cast Iron Science and Technology

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Doru M. Stefanescu
Doru M. Stefanescu
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Secondary Processing of Cast Iron



This article describes some examples of the different welding processes for gray, ductile, and malleable irons. These processes include fusion welding, repair welding, shielded metal arc welding, gas metal arc welding, flux cored arc welding, gas tungsten arc welding, submerged arc welding, oxyfuel welding, and braze welding. The article discusses various special techniques, such as groove-face grooving, studding, joint design modifications, and peening, for improving the strength of a weld or its fitness for service. The article describes other fusion welding methods such as electrical resistance welding and thermite welding. It reviews thermal spraying processes, such as flame spraying, arc spraying, and plasma spraying, of a cast iron.

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2017. "Secondary Processing of Cast Iron", Cast Iron Science and Technology, Doru M. Stefanescu

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