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Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 4B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2014
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v04b.a0005929
EISBN: 978-1-62708-166-5
... salt is salvaged for reuse ( Ref 1 ). Salt baths have certain inherent characteristics with beneficial effects of surface protection and control of distortion during heat treatment. When a cold piece of metal is immersed in a salt bath, a “cocoon” of frozen salt is...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13b.a0003820
EISBN: 978-1-62708-183-2
... discusses the corrosion protection in magnesium assemblies and the protective coating systems used in corrosion protection practices. The protection schemes for specific applications and production of novel magnesium alloys with improved corrosion resistance are also described. The article concludes with a...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05.a0001247
EISBN: 978-1-62708-170-2
... Abstract Electrodeposits of cadmium are used to protect steel and cast iron against corrosion. This article provides an overview of the surface preparation of, and brighteners used in, cyanide baths. It focuses on the anode system, current density, deposition rates, and bath temperature of...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006036
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... substrates to impart the long-term protection required to maintain many structures and materials. These products can be used safely when the recommended safety measures, such as engineering controls, personal protective equipment (PPE), and safe handling procedures, are implemented. Recommended safety...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 17
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v17.a0006448
EISBN: 978-1-62708-190-0
... associated with radiography. There are two main aspects of safety: monitoring radiation dosage and protecting personnel. The article summarizes the major factors involved in both and discusses the operating characteristics of X-ray tubes. It describes the various methods of controlling scattered radiation...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006030
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... arsenic, cadmium, and hexavalent chromium. Requirements for these types of standards typically include the following: Exposure monitoring Methods of compliance (e.g., engineering controls, administrative controls, respiratory protection, and written programs) Personal protective equipment (e.g...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006011
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
..., such as engineering controls, personal protective equipment (PPE), and safe-handling procedures, are implemented. Recommended safety measures may vary by type of application (i.e., spray, roller). Overexposure to isocyanates can present potential health risks that depend on both the individual and...
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
... 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 and...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006047
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... side. The polymeric isocyanate is both a skin and respiratory irritant and sensitizer. The amine side can be chemically corrosive and is also a skin sensitizer. Personal protective equipment for both respiratory and skin protection must be used properly. Proper communication with the materials system...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006013
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... Abstract This article focuses on marine coatings associated with protecting commercial and military vessels. It provides detailed information on the common issues and requirements encountered when coating ballast tanks, freeboard, topside, and decks of the vessel. The article describes the...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006044
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... finishes. The article concludes with a description of the advances in the development of waterborne acrylic coatings for maintenance and protective applications. acrylic polymers acrylic resins glass transition temperature melamine-formaldehyde polymerization scanning electron microscopes...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 4B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2014
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v04b.a0005943
EISBN: 978-1-62708-166-5
... person is assigned to operating two pieces of equipment, then 1 2 the hourly rate would be charged to each piece of equipment. Most companies keep the cost of direct labor as a separate cost line item and the average number of direct labor employees, thus the average hourly cost for direct...
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Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05.a0001274
EISBN: 978-1-62708-170-2
..., rinsing after phosphating, and chromic acid rinsing. The article describes the techniques for controlling the chemical composition of various phosphating solutions. It discusses the equipment and factors that influence equipment requirements in immersion and spray systems. The article also describes the...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006043
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... made in advance to drain and possibly clean the tank. The analyst should determine in advance what safety equipment is required for the site. Usually, the requirements for personal protective equipment are dictated by the owner of the site. Depending on the nature of the site, the following personal...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05.a0001223
EISBN: 978-1-62708-170-2
... organic vapor respirators or air-line masks available for immediate use. Also, be sure the operator knows how to use personal protective equipment, understands first aid procedures, and is familiar with the hazards of the operation. Check proper operation of the vent system and leave it on. Turn on...
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
... operations, time for quality control and quality assurance inspections, time to move access equipment and rigging, time to relocate or repair protective coverings, and delays in coating material or abrasive media shipments to the site. Work that is completed but does not meet the specification requirements...
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: 4B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2014
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v04b.a0005931
EISBN: 978-1-62708-166-5
... recirculation fans HEAT TREATING FURNACES require several different control systems and integration for optimum technical results and safe operation. Most modern heat treating control systems are equipped with dedicated process controller(s) linked with programmable logic controllers (PLCs) or personal...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1998
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.mhde2.a0003244
EISBN: 978-1-62708-199-3
... Abstract This article describes the methods and equipments involved in the preparation of specimens for examination by light optical microscopy, scanning electron microscopy, electron microprobe analysis for microindentation hardness testing, and for quantification of microstructural parameters...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006039
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... tar products, including CTPVs. However, personal protective equipment (PPE) should be the last line of defense” ( Ref 12 ). Concerns when using bitumen coatings include the following: There are health and safety concerns associated with the use of any coating, including asphaltic coatings...