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This Article provides a general overview of the physical, corrosion and mechanical properties, alloy compositions, applications, and product forms of cobalt-base alloys as wear-resistant, corrosion-resistant, and/or heat-resistant materials. The discussion is largely focused on the cobalt-based alloys for wear resistance, as this is the single largest application area of cobalt-base alloys.

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Paul Crook, 1990. "Cobalt and Cobalt Alloys", Properties and Selection: Nonferrous Alloys and Special-Purpose Materials, ASM Handbook Committee

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