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Steel Heat Treating Technologies

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Jon L. Dossett
Jon L. Dossett
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George E. Totten
George E. Totten
Portland State University
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Properties of Gases

Page range:
472 - 478
Publication history
August 31, 2014


Heat treating involves the use of fuel gases for heating and gases in the furnace atmosphere. This article describes the hazards associated with furnace atmospheres and the related safety considerations. It discusses the effect of fuel on combustion efficiency. The article also contains tables that provide information on the physical, thermal and combustion properties of common gases and liquids, and the heat content of various gases.

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2014. "Properties of Gases", Steel Heat Treating Technologies, Jon L. Dossett, George E. Totten

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