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Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1998
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.mhde2.a0003244
EISBN: 978-1-62708-199-3
..., either manually or by the use of image analyzers. Preparation of metallographic specimens generally requires five major operations: sectioning, mounting, grinding, chemical polishing, and etching. The article provides information on the principles of technique selection in mechanical polishing, and...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1998
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.mhde2.a0003245
EISBN: 978-1-62708-199-3
..., namely mounting, grinding, polishing, and etching involved in the microstructural analysis of carbon and alloy steels, case hardening steels, cast iron, ferrous powder metallurgy alloys, wrought and cast stainless steels, tool materials, steel castings, iron-chromium-nickel heat-resistant casting alloys...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1998
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.mhde2.a0003247
EISBN: 978-1-62708-199-3
... alloys, refractory metals and alloys, zinc and zinc alloys, and wrought heat-resisting alloys. The preparation of specimens for metallographic technique includes operations such as sectioning, mounting, grinding, polishing, and etching of nonferrous metals and alloys. The article contains tables that...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 12
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1987
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v12.a0000612
EISBN: 978-1-62708-181-8
... aircraft main landing gears, and aircraft engine mount beams. aircraft main landing gear fatigue fracture fractograph high-pressure compressors intergranular fracture intergranular stress-corrosion cracking precipitation-hardening stainless steel tension-overload fracture Fig. 720 A...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006765
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... performed with the scanning electron microscope (SEM) over the same magnification range as the LM, but examination with the latter is more efficient. This article describes the major operations in the preparation of metallographic specimens, namely sectioning, mounting, grinding, polishing, and etching. The...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 17
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v17.a0006444
EISBN: 978-1-62708-190-0
... specimen, but inserting such a material reduces the strong nonlinearity required to excite the natural resonances of the specimen. An alternative is to excite the specimen mounting apparatus or fixture rather than the specimen itself, so that any contact damage occurs to the mounting apparatus. Even in...
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Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1998
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.mhde2.a0003161
EISBN: 978-1-62708-199-3
... alloys are used for lens blocking tube bending, for anchoring chucks and fixtures, and for mounting thin sections such as gas turbine blades for machining. The eutectic fusible alloys, which can be tailored to give a specific melting point find application in temperature control devices and in fire...
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Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1998
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.mhde2.a0003214
EISBN: 978-1-62708-199-3
... layer slides toward the lower area of the barrel. Fig. 2 Action of medium and parts within a rotating barrel A vibratory finishing machine is an open-topped tub or bowl mounted on springs, usually lined with polyurethane. Parts and medium are loaded in a fashion similar to that of a...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 10
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v10.a0006633
EISBN: 978-1-62708-213-6
... of a nanometer and approximately 75 μm in diameter, respectively, and an eyelash and a drop of water have a mass of approximately 100 nN and 10 μN, respectively). Fig. 6 Principle of operation of the atomic force microscope. A sample mounted on a piezoelectric scanner is scanned against a...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 10
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v10.a0006647
EISBN: 978-1-62708-213-6
...-flow nebulizer displays a slightly different arrangement, as the gas stream and the electrolyte stream form a 90° angle to form the aerosol. The capillaries are mounted and may be adjusted if optimization is needed. Nonetheless, such flexibility in design affects the reproducibility as well as the...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 23
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v23.a0005668
EISBN: 978-1-62708-198-6
... reproducible measurement of friction and wear. The basic principle is shown schematically in Fig. 1 and comprises a sample mounted in a chuck that is rotated by a motor. This is the dynamic partner of the material pair to be tested. The static partner is placed in contact with the sample via an elastic arm...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006763
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... result in greater depth of field but can lead to loss of sharpness due to diffraction. The typical aperture setting for most failure analysis photography is F8 to F11. Higher aperture settings may be used in conditions where the camera can be mounted to either a tabletop photo stand or to a tripod...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05.a0001226
EISBN: 978-1-62708-170-2
... system include a bank of ultrasonic transducers mounted to a radiating diaphragm, an electrical generator, and a tank filled with aqueous solution. A key component is the transducer that generates the high-frequency mechanical energy. There are two types of ultrasonic transducers used in the industry...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006757
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... emphasized that the cutting sequence involved in the preparation of metallographic specimens must be well documented. The mounting medium used for these must be chosen carefully. When edge retention is important, as it usually is when a metallographic specimen is prepared through a fracture origin, a sample...
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By G. Keough
Book: Casting
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 15
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v15.a0005203
EISBN: 978-1-62708-187-0
... causing a short circuit. Each of the segments is intensively water cooled. A well-designed crucible will typically last 15,000 to 18,000 heats before extensive repair or replacement is required. Figure 3 shows a 10 kg (22 lb) induction skull furnace mounted in a vacuum/inert gas chamber. The chamber and...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003028
EISBN: 978-1-62708-200-6
... specimens. The specimens are mounted on a cylindrical rack that rotates around the light source. The fadeometer can also be equipped with a xenon arc light source or with both a carbon arc and xenon arc that are used independently for tests involving either light source. There are two American Society for...
Book: Casting
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 15
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v15.a0009023
EISBN: 978-1-62708-187-0
... form of padding also was removed easily, during the machining operations already required in order to produce the desired surface on the ball section of the casting and on the mounting face of the flange. The addition of the tapered padding resulted in a reduction in rejection rate from 100% (porosity...
Book: Casting
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 15
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v15.a0005274
EISBN: 978-1-62708-187-0
... optimized/scaled-up CRP reactors mounted in a horizontal die casting machine and a vertical die casting machine, respectively, to generate SSM slurries. The advantages of the process include process simplicity, low cost, a wide process window, the feasibility of recycling scrap metal within the process flow...
Book: Casting
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 15
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v15.a0005355
EISBN: 978-1-62708-187-0
... machines usually consist of a room with power-operated entrance doors. A self-powered car with a rotating table carries the work to be blasted into the room to the blast position. Mounted on the room are two or more centrifugal wheels. While the rotating part is being blasted, either the car moves to three...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05.a0001234
EISBN: 978-1-62708-170-2
... barrel tumbling is shown in Fig. 2 and includes: Spindle finishing is categorized as a mass finishing process, although parts to be deburred or finished are mounted on fixtures. The process uses fine abrasive media for finishing. The spindle machine is a circular rotating tub that holds the abrasive...