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Chapter 17: Troubleshooting
This chapters reviews the various process, material, and post-treatment problems that can occur in nitriding and how to troubleshoot them. The troubleshooting methods discussed relate to gas nitriding, salt bath nitriding, and ion nitriding.
TopicsDimensional distortion, Cast iron, Carbon steel, Stainless steel, Chromium steel, Chromium-molybdenum steel, Air-hardening cold work tool steel, High-speed tool steel, Hot work tool steel, Indentation hardness testing, Salt baths, Fluidized-bed furnaces, Bell-type furnaces, Retort furnaces, Salt bath furnaces, Vacuum furnaces, Nitriding, Nitrocarburizing, Case hardening, Materials selection, Gas nitriding