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Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.usage.c9001488
EISBN: 978-1-62708-236-5
... by a small auxiliary engine driven compressor fitted on the excavators. On an occasion when this had broken down, the air bottle was replenished by the engineer-in-charge from a cylinder of compressed air. The compressor engine remained unserviced and when the starting bottle again became depleted...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.matlhand.c9001474
EISBN: 978-1-62708-224-2
...Abstract Abstract A mild steel hook that was part of the auxiliary hoist of an electric overhead crane used in a foundry was of the shank type and the rated safe working load was 15 tons. Failure took place in a wholly brittle manner, and occurred transversely through the back of the hook. From...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.power.c9001639
EISBN: 978-1-62708-229-7
..., annular space of the 46 year old, inactive, 1.03 million gallon waste storage tank. A steerable, magnetic wheel wall crawler was inserted into the annular space through small (6 in., or 150 mm, diam) holes/risers in the tank top. The crawler carried the equipment used to simultaneously collect data...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006771
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... in width and are commonly used for mapping distributions of elements and molecules across surfaces. On insulating materials, the loss of secondary electrons during ion bombardment can lead to a positive charge buildup and loss of signal from the sample surface. Therefore, auxiliary electron and/or ion...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 1
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1992
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v01.c9001020
EISBN: 978-1-62708-214-3
.... The main landing gear was equipped with two wheels on each side in the general configuration shown in Fig. 1 . This assembly was the principal support for the aircraft and had many components, including air/oil shock struts to absorb landing impact and taxiing loads, alignment and support units...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 3
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v03.c9001805
EISBN: 978-1-62708-241-9
... parameters. Electroless nickel is a common material used to coat various modules in auxiliary medical equipment. The coating’s intended purpose is to prevent corrosion of underlying steel. In this case, a manufacturer had received several returns where the coating had cracked ( Fig. 5 ) and delaminated...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 1
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1992
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v01.c9001044
EISBN: 978-1-62708-214-3
... been tested with steam from the auxiliary boilers. The boiler feed water was treated (in accordance with the nuclear plant steam chemistry requirements) with hydrazine for oxygen scavenging and ammonium hydroxide for pH control. The nuclear plant logbooks showed that ammonia up to 50 ppm and hydrazine...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 3
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v03.c9001820
EISBN: 978-1-62708-241-9
... TM0284-96. Samples were polished to a 360 mesh, degreased and immersed in the test solutions. After the tests (72 h duration) the samples were examined for internal discontinuities using ultrasonic equipment. This auxiliary analysis furnished additional information about crack distribution in the sample...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.power.c9001521
EISBN: 978-1-62708-229-7
... , “Standard Specification for Copper and Copper-Alloy Seamless Condenser Tubes and Ferrule Stock,” March 1993 . 2. Reynolds S.D. Jr. , and Pement F. W. , “Corrosion Failures of Tubing in Power Plant Auxiliary Heat Exchangers,” Materials Performance , September 1974 , p. 21 – 28...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.aero.c9001560
EISBN: 978-1-62708-217-4
... polarization and linear polarization techniques. A standard three electrode cell was used with the steel as the working electrode, a saturated calomel electrode as the reference electrode, and a platinum electrode as the auxiliary electrode. A PAR 175 universal programmer, PAR 173 potentiostat with model 376...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 3
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v03.c9001779
EISBN: 978-1-62708-241-9
..., and Wear of Pump and Compressor Components , Friction, Lubrication, and Wear Technology , Vol 18 , ASM Handbook , Totten G.E. , Ed., ASM International , 2017 , p 945 – 956 . 10.31399/asm.hb.v18.a0006429 One of the most important pieces of equipment in industrial units is pumps, which...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.conag.c0048596
EISBN: 978-1-62708-221-1
...Abstract Abstract SAE grade 5 U-bolts were used to fasten auxiliary dual wheels to the axles on a farm tractor. Under typical farm usage, the bolts are expected to have infinite life. However, several U-bolts made of 29 mm diam rod broke after less than 100 h of service. The bolt legs in which...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 3
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v03.c9001850
EISBN: 978-1-62708-241-9
... adversely affected the entire operation of blast furnace leading to unplanned outage of the furnace along with damage to the associated equipment. The primary aim of this investigation was to find out the most likely cause of bulging of the blow pipe and to recommend preventive actions so as to eliminate...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0001818
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
...-processing plants are discussed in this article. These types of equipment operate over a wide range of pressures and temperatures and are exposed to a wide variety of operating environments. The National Board of Pressure Vessel Inspectors compiles domestic statistics on reported accidents involving...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 August 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11A.a0006813
EISBN: 978-1-62708-329-4
... Three Patients , J. Prosthodont. , Vol 17 , 2008 , p 201 – 210 10.1111/j.1532-849X.2007.00291.x Selected Reference Selected Reference • Reynolds S.D. and Pement F.W. , Corrosion Failures of Tubing in Power Plant Auxiliary Heat Exchangers , Mater. Perform. , Vol 13...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 August 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11A.a0006819
EISBN: 978-1-62708-329-4
... are provided. Finally, the article presents practical fatigue assessment case studies of in-service equipment (pressure vessels) that employ DBA methods. damage tolerance design analysis fatigue damage mitigation fatigue life assessment fracture mechanics pressure vessels welds FATIGUE FAILURE...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0001816
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
...Abstract Abstract This article explains the main types and characteristic causes of failures in boilers and other equipment in stationary and marine power plants that use steam as the working fluid with examples. It focuses on the distinctive features of each type that enable the failure...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 August 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11A.a0006820
EISBN: 978-1-62708-329-4
... distortion of the carburized gears, do not need the precision final grinding, and there is less chance of residual stresses causing distortion in operation. There are also special applications, such as elevated temperatures, that require tool steels or food-grade equipment, where wear-resistant stainless...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 August 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11A.a0006812
EISBN: 978-1-62708-329-4
... pressure vessels refineries PRESSURE VESSELS, PIPING, and associated pressure-boundary items of the types used in nuclear and conventional power plants, refineries, and chemical-processing plants are discussed in this article. These types of equipment operate over a wide range of pressures...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003500
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... broadly, from maintenance training issues, to marginal equipment reliability, to business systems conflicts, to policy inconsistencies, to poor working conditions on the shop floor. When a problem occurs, the responsible organization will analyze the problem to determine the cause and solve it. However...