Skip to Main Content
ASM Handbook

Steel Heat Treating Technologies

Edited by
Jon L. Dossett
Jon L. Dossett
Search for other works by this author on:
George E. Totten
George E. Totten
Portland State University
Search for other works by this author on:
ASM International
ISBN electronic:
Publication date:
Book Chapter

Heating and Holding Times

Page range:
479 - 480
Publication history
August 31, 2014


Heating time and holding time refer, respectively, to the time required to bring a part to temperature and the time a part is held at the required heat-treatment temperature. This article provides information on heating times and holding times with different types of furnace systems during steel hardening and tempering.

You do not currently have access to this content.
Don't already have an account? Register

2014. "Heating and Holding Times", Steel Heat Treating Technologies, Jon L. Dossett, George E. Totten

Download citation file:

Close Modal
This Feature Is Available To Subscribers Only

Sign In or Create an Account

Close Modal
Close Modal