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Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 2B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v02b.a0006707
EISBN: 978-1-62708-210-5
...-lighting sheet, and aluminum cans. See the article “A History of Wrought Aluminum Alloys and Applications” in this Volume for more details on the categories of 5 xxx applications, including: General-purpose alloys Marine transportation Ground transportation Wire and rod Rigid containers...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006048
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... is typically between 1 and 2 mm (40 and 80 mils). Fig. 2 Petrolatum tapes conform to irregular-shaped surfaces, require minimal surface preparation, and are easy to apply. Petrolatum tapes do not firm up like microcrystalline tapes, and they are usually used in below-ground applications...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 6
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v06.a0001376
EISBN: 978-1-62708-173-3
... limitations, configuration limitations, and bond zone morphology. It provides an overview of the common industrial applications and shop welding applications of EXW products. The article reviews different safety standards and regulations, such as noise and vibration abatement and process geometry...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13a.a0003691
EISBN: 978-1-62708-182-5
... treatment, storage, and disposal facility under RCRA ( Ref 4 ). Water The Clean Water Act encompasses the body of regulations applicable to surface, ground, and storm water. The National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System establishes a permit system for allowable discharge into water...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004167
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... Abstract This article presents the fundamentals of stray-current corrosion caused by electric rail transit systems. It describes the various corrosion-control design elements for the electric rail system. These design elements include substation spacing and grounding, track and track slab...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003438
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
... critical aerospace structures as well as nonaerospace applications in other industries such as marine, ground transportation, and civil infrastructure. The mammoth size of MIL-HDBK-17 illustrates the complexity of the subject. Further, the size and complexity are barriers to many that would benefit...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006038
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... is supported in a nonuniform manner can cause localized deformation or complete penetration of the coating. Transportation of mill-coated pipe to the trench presents similar problems, especially when truckloads of pipe are hauled over unimproved roads to reach a job site. Lowering-in operations and grounding...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004100
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... to human activities. Water is supercritical above its vapor-liquid critical point, 374 °C (706 °F) and 22 MPa (3.191 ksi). Supercritical water has unique solvating, transport, and compressibility properties compared to liquid water and steam. These properties are finding growing commercial applications...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006015
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... and microamperes, respectively) setting (charging by corona), resulting in too-low kilovolts and microamperes, too much powder per spray gun, and too many fine particles Poor grounding of objects Gun too far from object Blocked application equipment Too-low ejector or transport air pressure...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003457
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
... Abstract This article provides non-proprietary and non-competition-sensitive information related to aircraft applications. It presents an overview of reliability and commonly used measurements. Failure modes that cause the negative performance are reviewed based on many types of sources...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05a.a0005744
EISBN: 978-1-62708-171-9
... Abstract The thermal spray community serves the printing industry with a variety of protective coatings applied on behalf of original equipment makers and end users. This article describes the applications of thermal spray coating for printing equipment such as engraver rolls, plate and blanket...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004134
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... in cold climates. These include improper transportation and storage practices; improper operations and maintenance practices; and construction practices. construction corrosion corrosion control maintenance corrosion performance cold climate THE FORMS OF CORROSION encountered in cold...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05.a0001279
EISBN: 978-1-62708-170-2
... often are mixtures of frit, enamel reclaim, and refractory raw material used at very low application weight. Ground coats for the dry process method are applied by the wet process and are fused in thin, viscous coatings that protect the casting surface from excessive oxidation while it is heated...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003484
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
... application in several automotive applications in which the combination of properties and cost satisfied a particular need. As a result of these successful applications, the 1999 total world market of MMCs for ground transportation (automotive and rail) amounted to 1566 metric tonnes, valued at over $7...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004110
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... is a section (or sections) of a pipeline determined with reference to the ECDA tool selection matrix ( Table 1 ). A section is suitable for the sucessful application of the same two above ground indirect examination methods. Other ECDA regions must be defined where data analyses and Table 1 indicate...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004213
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... characteristics Nontoxic to environment Resistance to changes and deterioration during above-ground storage and long-distance transportation Descriptions of common coatings used on underground pipelines follow. Bituminous Enamels Bituminous enamels are formulated from coal-tar pitches...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003350
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
... applications of discontinuously reinforced aluminum (DRA), which are described in some detail in the article “Aeronautical Applications of Metal-Matrix Composites” in this Volume. In addition to these dramatic successes, new MMC insertions in the ground transportation, industrial, and thermal management...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004169
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... THE COMBINED SHARE of composite materials and titanium alloys in commercial aircraft structure has steadily increased at the expense of aluminum, the major material in use (by weight) and one that is corrosion susceptible ( Fig. 1 ). The susceptibility of aluminum to corrosion and its wide application...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004119
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... on readiness ( Ref 30 ). Fig. 12 Army shipment (equipment) via sea is exposed to the elements of marine environment during transportation The Army has nearly 340,000 units of tactical ground vehicles and ground-support equipment, and 2,770 helicopters and fixed-wing aircraft that require constant...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13a.a0003707
EISBN: 978-1-62708-182-5
... and modest, all studies arrived at estimates of the total annual cost of corrosion that ranged from 1 to 5% of the GNP of each country. The most recent U.S. cost study was conducted for the year 1998 by CC Technologies Laboratories, Inc. under the auspices of the U.S. Department of Transportation through...