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Abstract

Specialty steels encompass a broad range of ferrous alloys noted for their special processing characteristics (powder metallurgy alloys), corrosion resistance (stainless steels), wear resistance and toughness (tool steels), high strength (maraging steels), or magnetic properties (electrical steels). This article provides a detailed discussion on the various surface treatments, including cleaning, nitriding, carburizing, coating, and plating, performed on specialty steels.

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J.R. Davis, 1994. "Surface Engineering of Specialty Steels", Surface Engineering, C.M. Cotell, J.A. Sprague, F.A. Smidt, Jr.

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