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Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003479
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
... Abstract This article discusses the historical background of composite construction in recreational equipment and sporting goods. It provides information on the applications of composites in baseball bats, tennis rackets, and golf clubs. The applications of composites in bicycling, winter...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003431
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
... materials are becoming increasingly common in commercial products, such as bicycles, baseball bats, golf clubs, tennis rackets, automotive parts, and high-performance water and land race vehicles. The commercial industry uses approximately 65% of the graphite fibers produced, with aerospace companies...
Book: Casting
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 15
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v15.a0005265
EISBN: 978-1-62708-187-0
... parts, pump housings, and structural parts. Other applications include golf club heads, machine components, wood router tool bits, tin snip blades, small wrenches, lock components, gun parts, valves and fittings, and power tools. Fig. 1 Schematic diagram of the countergravity low-pressure air...
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Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003034
EISBN: 978-1-62708-200-6
... because of improved adhesion to the rubber overmold. Other industrial applications for long-fiber thermoset molding compounds include insulators for welding equipment and end caps for copiers. Sporting Goods Carbon-fiber-reinforced epoxy molding compound is being used in a line of molded golf club...
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By Paul J. Walsh
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0009241
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
... molding and similar processes. Satellites incorporate very high modulus pitch-based carbon fibers, partly for the high stiffness-to-weight ratios and partly for their negative axial coefficient of thermal expansion. Sporting Goods Golf club shafts are presently the largest sporting goods...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004138
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... and the collapse of a residential swimming pool ladder in another. The consequences of such failures range from merely inconvenient to physically harmful and possibly life threatening. The move from metals to composites in some sports equipment, such as high-end tennis rackets and golf clubs, was motivated...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 2
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1990
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v02.a0001080
EISBN: 978-1-62708-162-7
...  Jewelry industry Jewelry, clocks, watches  Optics Eyeglass frames, camera shutters  Sports equipment Bicycle frames, tennis rackets, shafts and heads for golf clubs, mountain climbing equipment (ice screws, hooks) luges, bobsled components, horse shoes, fencing blades, target pistols  Musical...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1998
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.mhde2.a0003166
EISBN: 978-1-62708-199-3
... of the joint is typically low due to localized formation of embrittling intermetallics. Tungsten heavy alloys are used in an increasingly wide array of products, including such diverse end uses as radiation collimation and shielding, balancing weights in aircraft and golf clubs, lead-free waterfowl shot...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1998
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.mhde2.a0003140
EISBN: 978-1-62708-199-3
... is totally immune.) Consumer Goods Consumer goods has become another significant portion of the titanium market. Titanium golf club heads for drivers occupy the major share of this market. Physical Metallurgy Titanium undergoes an allotropic transformation at about 885 °C (1625 °F), changing...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1998
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.mhde2.a0003141
EISBN: 978-1-62708-199-3
... now are used extensively in the aerospace industry and to lesser but increasing measure in the chemical-process, marine, and other industries. Sporting goods, primarily investment-cast golf-club heads, is now the second leading application area for titanium (second only to the commercial aerospace...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05.a0001238
EISBN: 978-1-62708-170-2
... if the compressed air used contains any moisture. Aesthetic Considerations Aesthetic considerations are also important. When performance requirements are nearly equal, the finished component of choice is the one that has the better appearance. Cast iron sinks, brass plumbing equipment, hand levers, golf...
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By Frank K. Ko
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003361
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
... containers Drive shafts Elbow fittings Fishing rods Frame of airplane seats Glider Glider airplanes Golf clubs Hang-glider frames Hockey and ice hockey sticks Jet engine ducts Jet engine spinner Lightweight bridge structures Lightweight submersibles Machine parts Military equipment Model aircraft Net shape...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 22B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2010
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v22b.a0005522
EISBN: 978-1-62708-197-9
... properties ( Fig. 11a ). Due to their excellent forming ability ( Fig. 11b ), metallic glasses have found diverse applications in common life, from cellular phones ( Fig. 11c ) to sporting goods (golf club heads, baseball bats, tennis rackets, etc.). (Because the material absorbs less energy than traditional...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 20
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v20.a0002453
EISBN: 978-1-62708-194-8
... (a geometric constraint) But things are not always so simple. The text example shows how this comes about. Performance Index for a Light, Stiff Beam The mode of loading that most commonly dominates in engineering is not tension, but bending—think of floor joists, of wing spars, of golf-club...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 20
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v20.a0002491
EISBN: 978-1-62708-194-8
... as required. Fig. 19 Filament winding Applications for filament wound composites include gasoline storage tanks, septic tanks, large-diameter drainage pipes, chemical storage systems, and sporting equipment such as golf club shafts and bike frames. Additional information about composites...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 4C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 09 June 2014
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v04c.a0005884
EISBN: 978-1-62708-167-2
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 7
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v07.a0006018
EISBN: 978-1-62708-175-7
... circuits Copper, silver  Receiving tubes Tungsten, molybdenum, nickel Recreation  Golf clubs Tungsten, iron, brass  Sporting darts Tungsten  Hunting knives Brass, stainless steel, iron, nickel, silver  Shotguns Iron, stainless steel  Fishing rod reels Iron, brass, stainless...
Book: Casting
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 15
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v15.a0005337
EISBN: 978-1-62708-187-0
... and the most widely used net-shape technology. Casting Industry Growth The United States annual shipments of titanium castings ( Ref 4 ) grew rapidly between 1978 and 1997 ( Fig. 1 ). The titanium castings shipments dropped precipitously as golf club production moved to low-cost countries after 1997...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13a.a0003687
EISBN: 978-1-62708-182-5
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003362
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
..., wings, and even the fuselage. This same chemistry, developed for aerospace applications, is now being used to produce lightweight bicycle frames, golf clubs, snowboards, racing cars, and musical instruments. To support these applications, epoxy resins are formulated to generate specific physical...