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Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0001811
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... Abstract This article focuses on the mechanisms and common causes of failure of metal components in lifting equipment in the following three categories: cranes and bridges, particularly those for outdoor and other low-temperature service; attachments used for direct lifting, such as hooks...
Book: Casting
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 15
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v15.a0005195
EISBN: 978-1-62708-187-0
... rockers and other lifting equipment attachments are welded onto the shell. With the rockers and door aligned, the spout opening is cut out of the shell and the spout frame attachment welded onto the shell. To ensure that the furnace is properly grounded, straps, rods, or mesh are attached to the bottom...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 4C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 09 June 2014
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v04c.a0005852
EISBN: 978-1-62708-167-2
..., National Electric Code clearance requirements, monitoring requirements, and machine accuracy that need to be considered when designing induction equipment. induction hardening process monitoring programmable logic controllers quality assurance statistical process control Controlling...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13a.a0003699
EISBN: 978-1-62708-182-5
.... , “Corrosion Control of Gas-Lift Well Tubulars by Continuous Inhibitor Injection into the Gas-Lift Gas Stream,” Paper 5612, presented at the 50th annual meeting ( Dallas, TX ), Society of Petroleum Engineers, 1975 23. Todd R.B. , Cannon J.H. , EnDean H.J. , and Belanus K...
Book: Casting
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 15
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v15.a0005198
EISBN: 978-1-62708-187-0
... for the application and review those requirements with the crucible provider to find the crucible product best suited for the specific needs. Stationary furnaces use a crucible set inside a refractory-lined shell that has heating equipment attached. A lift-out crucible is shown in Fig. 3 . Normally, molten metal...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 14A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v14a.a0003973
EISBN: 978-1-62708-185-6
... Table 1 Capacities of various types of forging hammers Type of hammer Ram weight Maximum blow energy Impact speed Number of blows per minute kg lb kJ ft · lbf m/s ft/s Board drop 45–3400 100–7500 47.5 35,000 3–4.5 10–15 45–60 Air or steam lift 225–7250 500...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1998
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.mhde2.a0003183
EISBN: 978-1-62708-199-3
... acceleration during the downstroke blow. Thus, the electrohydraulic drop hammer also has a minor power-hammer action. The size of a typical hydraulic-lift hammer is about the same as for air-lift equipment. The second innovation is the use of electronic blow-energy control. This allows the user to program...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05.a0001222
EISBN: 978-1-62708-170-2
... Abstract Alkaline cleaning is a commonly used method for removing a wide variety of soils from the surface of metals. This article focuses on the composition, operating conditions, and test and control of alkaline cleaners, as well as equipment used and their application methods. It describes...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 17
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v17.a0006450
EISBN: 978-1-62708-190-0
.... This article discusses the advantages and limitations of eddy-current inspection, as well as the development of the eddy-current inspection process. It reviews the principal operating variables encountered in eddy-current inspection: coil impedance, electrical conductivity, magnetic permeability, lift-off...
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Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 6A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 31 October 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v06a.a0005555
EISBN: 978-1-62708-174-0
... describes the operating principle of, and the tooling and equipment used for, the welding process. It contains tables that present information on the mechanical properties of aluminum, stainless steel, and low-carbon steel stud arc welded fasteners. The article details the different tests conducted...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 6
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v06.a0001360
EISBN: 978-1-62708-173-3
.... It schematically illustrates the basic equipment used for stud arc welding and describes the operation of the welding process. The article discusses several specific applications that lend themselves to special variations of the stud arc welding technique. It concludes with information on quality control...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006024
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... in the article “Shop and Field Quality Control and Quality Assurance” in this Volume. The various surface-preparation methods described herein have inherent safety and health concerns and require the use of personal protective equipment. Each potential safety and health issue must be evaluated...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003502
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... that created the product, equipment, or system, as well as the physical failure itself. By using a systematic approach to the analysis, it is possible to review basic design issues and work toward the details in a progressive fashion. This helps to ensure that key points are not missed. For example...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 24
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 June 2020
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v24.a0006565
EISBN: 978-1-62708-290-7
... ( Fig. 1 ). Laser-induced forward transfer is an ideal example of what can be achieved with laser-based direct-write processes, enabling high-resolution patterns without the need for subsequent lithographic steps. Furthermore, the equipment setup for LIFT can be used for other laser-based direct-write...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05a.a0005757
EISBN: 978-1-62708-171-9
... spraying, handling of gas cylinders, the use of cranes during lifting of parts to be sprayed, chemical cleaning, grit blasting, working in confined spaces, handling hazardous materials, working with robotic equipment, and so on. For an RA to be practical and useful, the identified risks listed in step...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1998
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.mhde2.a0003234
EISBN: 978-1-62708-199-3
... and nonferromagnetic metals and metal parts. Giving a brief introduction on the uses of eddy-current inspection, this article discusses the operating principles and the principal operating variables encountered in eddy-current inspection, including coil impedance, electrical conductivity, magnetic permeability, lift...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006061
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
..., nozzle dwell time, worker proficiency, comfort and experience with equipment, amount and weight of equipment to be lifted or carried by the worker, etc.) The production rates for the various operations needed should be adjusted based on all anticipated variables. The production rates also should...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 4B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2014
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v04b.a0005957
EISBN: 978-1-62708-166-5
... of heat treating furnaces Mode of operation Batch-type operation Car bottom Box Elevator Pit Box Bogie hearth Bell Aerodynamic heating Ion Electron beam Laser heat treating equipment Tip-up Muffle Lift-off cover Fluidized bed Gantry Continuous...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 14A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v14a.a0003974
EISBN: 978-1-62708-185-6
... Table 1 Speed-range and speed-stroke behavior of forging equipment Forging machine Speed range Speed-stroke behavior ft/s m/s Hydraulic press 0.2–1.0 (a) 0.06–0.30 (a) Mechanical press 0.2–5 0.06–1.5 Screw press 2–4 0.6–1.2 Gravity-drop hammer 12–16...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006008
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... chemist or coating specialist, often using specialized laboratory equipment. The article presents examples of coating failures and defects, together with descriptions, probable causes, and suggested preventative measures. abrasion resistance coating defects coating failures preventative measures...