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This article discusses different heat treating techniques, including quenching, homogenizing, annealing, stress relieving, stress equalizing, quench hardening, strain hardening, tempering, solution heat treating, and precipitation heat treating (age hardening) for different grades of aluminum alloys, copper alloys, magnesium alloys, nickel and nickel alloys, and titanium and titanium alloys and its product forms.

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1998. "Heat Treating of Nonferrous Alloys", Metals Handbook Desk Edition, 2nd Ed., Joseph R. Davis

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