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Published: 01 January 1989
Fig. 1 Normal flank wear encountered when cutting unalloyed, depleted uranium using two types of TNMP 432 carbide inserts (three views of each insert are shown). (a, b, c) Plain carbide (94WC-5.5Co-0.5TaC). (d, e, f) Titanium-nitride coated (TiC/TiCN/TiN coatings on a special-strengthened More
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Published: 01 June 2016
Fig. 2 Average grain size of depleted uranium as a function of annealing temperature. 1 h anneals after 50% reduction by rolling at 300 °C (570 °F). A and B are impure metal; C, D, and E are high-purity uranium in decreasing order of submicroscopic inclusion content. Source: Ref 2 More
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Published: 01 June 2016
Fig. 3 Typical grain structure of cast depleted uranium More
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Published: 01 June 2016
Fig. 4 Microstructure of cast depleted uranium refined by beta quenching More
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Published: 01 June 2016
Fig. 16 Elongation versus hydrogen content for wrought depleted uranium More
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Published: 01 June 2016
Fig. 17 Time required to achieve maximum ductility in depleted uranium plate of various thicknesses under a vacuum of 10 −4 torr More
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Published: 01 June 2016
Fig. 18 Fixture for solution treating and end quenching of 18 depleted uranium bars More
Book: Machining
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 16
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1989
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v16.a0002192
EISBN: 978-1-62708-188-7
... Abstract This article focuses on the basic metallurgy and machining parameters of classes of depleted and enriched uranium alloys. It provides information on the health precautions applicable to the machining of depleted uranium alloys. The article also discusses tool wear and the types...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 2
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1990
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v02.a0001085
EISBN: 978-1-62708-162-7
... associated with processing depleted uranium and methods to control mild radioactivity, chemical toxicity, and pyrophoricity. It also describes the classification and heat treatment of uranium and uranium alloys. Furthermore, the article provides graphical representation of the effect of alloy composition...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 9
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2004
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v09.a0003780
EISBN: 978-1-62708-177-1
... Abstract This article discusses the principles of physical metallurgy and metallography of depleted uranium. It describes the techniques involved in the preparation of thin foils for transmission electron microscopy and illustrates the resulting microstructure of uranium and uranium alloys...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 4E
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2016
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v04e.a0006256
EISBN: 978-1-62708-169-6
... Abstract Heat treatment of depleted uranium (DU) alloys with 4.0 wt% or more molybdenum or equivalent is similar to that of dilute alloys. This article discusses the metallurgical characteristics and processing considerations of DU and its alloys, and describes the control of grain size...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1998
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.mhde2.a0003166
EISBN: 978-1-62708-199-3
... density materials: depleted uranium and tungsten and their alloys. applications depleted uranium design considerations health considerations mechanical properties metallurgy processing tungsten tungsten alloys uranium alloys very high density metals VERY HIGH DENSITY METALS are used...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13b.a0003839
EISBN: 978-1-62708-183-2
... constituents, chemical degradation of interphases and reinforcements, microstructure-influenced corrosion, and processing-induced corrosion. The article elaborates on the corrosion behavior of specific aluminum, magnesium, titanium, copper, stainless steel, lead, depleted uranium, and zinc MMCs systems...
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Published: 01 June 2016
Fig. 1 Recrystallization temperature as a function of cold work for rolled depleted uranium of moderate purity. Annealing time, 1 1 2 h. Source: Ref 1 More
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Published: 01 January 1989
Fig. 3 Surface trace and surface finish of four identically machined metals and alloys. (a) Type 316 SS. (b) High-purity depleted uranium. (c) U-6Nb alloy. (d) U-0.75Ti alloy (age-hardened to 43 HRC). Identical test conditions include cutoff (0.8 mm, or 0.03 in.), drive speed (0.25 mm/s More
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 8
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v08.a0003331
EISBN: 978-1-62708-176-4
...-alloy steels, 290–450 MPa (42–65 ksi) yield stress, wrought; as rolled 190 149 Depleted uranium 187 … Zirconium and its alloys 179 112 Stainless steels, standard austenitic grades, wrought; annealed 170 143 Aluminum alloys, 7000 series 160 60 Malleable ferritic cast irons 156...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13b.a0003828
EISBN: 978-1-62708-183-2
.... Waber demonstrated the corrosion-rate dependence on dissolved oxygen by placing a cover glass near the uranium surface and immersing it in water. The uranium near the edge of the glass, where oxygen was readily available, was relatively unattacked, but the uranium in the oxygen-depleted region near...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13a.a0003587
EISBN: 978-1-62708-182-5
..., and the corrosion rate depends on other factors, including the thermodynamic driving force of the corrosion reactions. The design of a practicable system using molten fluoride salts, therefore, demands the selection of salt constituents, such as lithium fluoride (LiF), beryllium fluoride (BeF 2 ), uranium...
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Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13a.a0003685
EISBN: 978-1-62708-182-5
..., powder-metallurgy parts, fasteners, electrical black boxes, corrosion and SCC protection of depleted uranium and titanium alloys, and electromagnetic interference compatibility ( Ref 6 ). One of the first industrial applications of the IBAD process was the coating of stainless steel electric razor...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 10
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v10.a0006679
EISBN: 978-1-62708-213-6
... ) Determination of uranium and plutonium assays in nuclear fuel ( Ref 14 , 15 ) Electrochemical Cells The basic process of an electrochemical reaction requires an electrochemical cell comprised of two half cells with an electrode (cathode and anode) that are in a medium (electrolyte) that can conduct...