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Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004121
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
...Abstract Abstract The major benefit of the implementation of the corrosion-control technologies at Army installations is the extension of the service life of buildings and other structures. This article reviews the exposure of military facilities and equipment to a wide variety of environmental...
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
... relevant subject matters: military specifications and standards; corrosion of military facilities; ground vehicle corrosion; armament corrosion; design, in-process, and field corrosion problems; high-temperature corrosion/oxidation; military aircraft; engines and turbine blades in naval environments...
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
... by materials failures. Military assets include more than 350,000 ground and tactical vehicles, 15,000 aircraft, 1000 strategic missiles, 300 ships, and facilities worth roughly $435 billion (U.S.). Since the military does not choose where its next battle must be fought, military assets must perform reliably...
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Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004221
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... for Military Facilities” in this Volume. Fig. 17 Through-wall corrosion under insulation of a large coated carbon steel storage tank. Courtesy of Paul Powers, GE Inspection. See the article “Effects of Process and Environmental Variables” in this Volume. Fig. 19 Detail of damage...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004120
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... in corrosion prevention and control activities in the U.S. military. Corrosion-control activities in the DOD deal with weapons systems (ships, aircraft, tanks, artillery, ground vehicles, guns, missiles, ammunition, etc.) and the facilities infrastructure needed to support them (buildings, piers...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05.a0001261
EISBN: 978-1-62708-170-2
... hardware or components at specific military facilities. In the electronics field, the repair of printed circuit boards for military applications is authorized by MIL-STD-865C. For commercial applications, the Institute for Interconnecting and Packaging Electronic Circuits approves the use of selective...
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
..., has motivated coating formulators to develop water-based paints or high-solids (low-solvent) coating materials. Conversely, there are many industrial facilities and highway bridges that are coated with old lead-containing paints. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) legislation requires...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05a.a0005739
EISBN: 978-1-62708-171-9
..., and returning to service. A significant time and cost savings was realized through the implementation of HVOF-applied WC/10Co4Cr in lieu of EHC plating on these particular components. Such applications have yet to be implemented on military components due to the increased operating loads experienced...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13a.a0003653
EISBN: 978-1-62708-182-5
... the importance of data management and the Corrosion Expert System. It concludes with information on the simulation and modeling for incorporating the mechanisms of corrosion prevention into military hardware systems design and operation. References References 1. Knudsen J.G. , Jou H.-Y...
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
... in defense systems. Reliability and readiness are of crucial importance; therefore, military vehicles, aircraft, ships, weapons, and facilities must be continuously maintained. A determining factor in the defense sector is the readiness for operation under any circumstance and in corrosive environments...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006010
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
.... There had to be consistent quality between various products; that is, bullets produced in one state had to work in guns manufactured in another. Inspection of virtually every product unit by the military gave way to inspection sampling backed by the publication of specifications and standards. In 1951...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003459
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
... specific engineering support from an authorized source, and a specific repair designed for that particular damage case will be required. If the engineering support is not available, then the part must be replaced. Military organizations have their own similar procedures. Durability and inspectability...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004131
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
.... This article discusses aging mechanisms in various components of military systems such as structural parts, engines, and subsystems. It describes the aging management processes such as full-scale structural testing and practical life-enhancement methods. The article reviews control and prevention systems...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05.a0001325
EISBN: 978-1-62708-170-2
... transfer efficiency. (Transfer efficiency is discussed in the section “Application Equipment” in this article.) Primers supplied for military and commercial applications differ in that the latter must be resistant to the phosphate ester hydraulic fluid used in these aircraft. The densely cross...
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
... Explosive Loading Bonding Flattening Testing and Inspection Preparation of the Required Product Heat Treatment There are no universal ASTM, ASME, or military standard specifications for EXW products. Specific combinations of metals are covered in ASTM A 263, A 264, A 265, and B 432...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003456
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
... provides the basic considerations for personnel, facilities, and equipment during maintenance. adhesive bonding commercial aircraft composite repair designing for repairability durability maintainability manufacturing defects monolithic structures nondestructive inspection sandwich...
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By Mark Cowell
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 6
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v06.a0001393
EISBN: 978-1-62708-173-3
... Selected References Selected References • Frederickson M. , Conductive Point-to-Point Soldering , Electronics Manufacturing Productivity Facility (NAVIRSA-DET.), 1989 • Lambert L. , Soldering for Electronic Assemblies , Marcel Dekker , 1988 • Manko H. , Solders...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004123
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... for periods longer than the protection systems are designed. The three most common forms of corrosion found on in-field systems are crevice, galvanic, and uniform. All types of corrosion are evident in all the stages; the process by which the most common armament corrosion is addressed within the military...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13a.a0003655
EISBN: 978-1-62708-182-5
... Institute of Mining, Metallurgical and Petroleum Engineers, 1977 16. Britton C.F. and Tofield B.C. , Effective Corrosion Monitoring , Mater. Perform. , Vol 4 , p 41 – 44 17. Agarwala V.S. , “Aircraft Corrosion in the Military: Maintenance and Repair Issues,” Paper 597...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 20
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v20.a0002437
EISBN: 978-1-62708-194-8
...Abstract Abstract The central approach of human factors engineering is the systemic application of relevant information about human characteristics and behavior to the design of human-made objects, facilities, and environments that people use. This article focuses on the elements...