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Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.auto.c0047846
EISBN: 978-1-62708-218-1
... loading. It was revealed by visual examination that the fracture had initiated in the sharp corner at the bottom of a longitudinal hole which was part of a force feed lubricating system. Beach marks were observed on the fracture surfaces. It was revealed by further examination that the slip clutch was...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.mech.c9001485
EISBN: 978-1-62708-225-9
... Abstract Factors which may lead to premature roller bearing failure in service include incorrect fitting, excessive pre-load during installation, insufficient or unsuitable lubrication, over-load, impact load vibration, excessive temperature, contamination by abrasive matter, ingress of harmful...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.power.c9001692
EISBN: 978-1-62708-229-7
.... Crack growth resumed when loading increased with cracking or fracture of adjacent bolts. The problem was identified as one of insufficient preload on the bolts. In the second failure on a different unit, a retaining nut on a blade assembly split, allowing a roller bearing to slide off a shaft and a...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.mech.c0047998
EISBN: 978-1-62708-225-9
... elevated temperatures reached during the failure. The retainers were broken, and the seals were worn and bent out of shape. Examination indicated that the following factors contributed to the failures: Insufficient lubrication Contamination of the bearings by gritty particles (dirt) Intrusion...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 1
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1992
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v01.c9001098
EISBN: 978-1-62708-214-3
... sulfur and chlorine in the surface deposits. The observations indicated that the screws had failed by fatigue. Insufficient preloading was considered to be the most likely cause of the fatigue cracking. It was recommended that the proper preload on the screws be verified and maintained. Hydraulic...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 3
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v03.c9001792
EISBN: 978-1-62708-241-9
... that rotational bending stresses caused the gear shaft to fail due to insufficient fatigue strength. This led to the torsional failure of the corroded clutch shaft, which was subjected to a sudden, high level load when the shaft connecting the gearbox to the propeller failed. power transmission...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006778
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... Abstract This article aims to identify and illustrate the types of overload failures, which are categorized as failures due to insufficient material strength and underdesign, failures due to stress concentration and material defects, and failures due to material alteration. It describes the...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0001810
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
...-load ratings are based on results of laboratory rolling-contact fatigue tests that have been conducted under conditions as near ideal as possible. Any departure from these reasonably ideal conditions, such as misalignment, vibration, shock loading, insufficient or inefficient lubrication, extremes of...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.chem.c9001408
EISBN: 978-1-62708-220-4
... in temperature. The material was a steel in the normalized condition with a 0.35% C content. It appears probable that deficient lubrication of the gland resulted in overheating of the rod due to friction. The presence of a sprayed-metal coating was probably an additional factor in promoting failure...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003556
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... the degradation of various protective systems, such as corrosion inhibitors and lubricants. The article describes the failure analysis of steel, iron, copper, aluminum, and their alloys. It also discusses the probes available to monitor conditions relevant to MIC in industrial systems and the sampling...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 3
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v03.c9001846
EISBN: 978-1-62708-241-9
..., and journal surface. The excessive heat also softened the induction-hardened case on the journal surface, decreasing its fatigue strength. Fatigue crack initiation occurred at the root fillet of the groove because of stress concentration. rotary shaft bearing sleeve fracture insufficient...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006791
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
...; in extreme cases, sliding motion can be prevented by a very high coefficient of friction or a combination of material transfer and adhesion. Metals and alloys are particularly prone to adhesive wear, with the majority of adhesive wear failures being related to the breakdown of the lubrication film in...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.aero.c9001019
EISBN: 978-1-62708-217-4
... of a highly stressed chromium plate. A possible contributing factor was the presence of residual stress around the set screw. A complete engine investigation might also reveal some bearing misalignment or momentary loss of lubrication. There were insufficient data in this case to make a positive...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.aero.c9001504
EISBN: 978-1-62708-217-4
... of factors: a poor seal design between the axle and the lever assembly which did not prevent water ingress, insufficient lubrication points, and the inherently low resistance of the 300M steel employed to SCC in aqueous environments. The water/soap solution used under high pressure to wash the...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.marine.c9001621
EISBN: 978-1-62708-227-3
...-range cyclic stresses (for example, bending in a shaft) are enough to cause continued fatigue crack growth. In a small number of cases, however, the long-range stresses in the body of the component are insufficient to cause continued propagation. 4 In those cases, the result is shallow, nonpropagating...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006753
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... partial thrust (insufficient to enable an aircraft to take off) is an example of a loss of function. The next level of failure involves a system or component that performs its function but is unreliable or unsafe ( Ref 1 ). In this form of failure, the system or component has sustained a loss of...
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
... components Application Undercapacity Overcapacity Incorrect physical condition assumed (temperature, pressure, etc.) Incorrect physical property assumed (molecular weight, etc.) Specifications Inadequate lubrication system Insufficient control instrumentation Improper coupling Improper bearing...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.mech.c9001533
EISBN: 978-1-62708-225-9
... 20 150 50 Grain size of α-phase, µm 0.5 0.5 to 1.0 0.5 to 1.0 Wear intensity at dry sliding, mg/mm 3 11.5 × 10 −8 8.6 × 10 −8 9.7 × 10 −8 Wear intensity with lubricant, mg/mm 3 6.1 × 10 −10 6.1 × 10 −10 6.0 × 10 −10 Tribology tests were performed with the help of a...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0001811
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... equipment is operated. Fig. 1 End of a steel wire rope that failed in tension because of overloading. Necking at the ends of the wires indicates ductile fracture; no worn or abraded areas were found at the break. Section changes, keyways, lubrication holes, rough-machining marks, and threaded...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.process.c9001199
EISBN: 978-1-62708-235-8
... overall cost of production. Although “laking” is a common production problem, little information has been published on the nature of the defect and the conditions under which it occurs. It is considered generally that the defect arises from incorrect gating, insufficient control of operating conditions...