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By Roy E. Beal
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 6
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v06.a0001396
EISBN: 978-1-62708-173-3
... personnel when operating solder pots. dip soldering molten solder bath personnel safety solder pots soldering equipment DIP SOLDERING (DS) is accomplished by submerging parts to be joined into a molten solder bath. The molten bath can be any suitable filler metal, but the selection is usually...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05a.a0005759
EISBN: 978-1-62708-171-9
.... The use of an enclosed space to reduce hazards has considerably increased the safety of thermal spray operators and shop personnel who work in the vicinity of thermal spray devices. However, an enclosure introduces new hazards that must be dealt with. A wide variety of gases are used in thermal spray...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 6A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 31 October 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v06a.a0005583
EISBN: 978-1-62708-174-0
... focuses on the fundamentals, advantages, limitations, and applications of HFRW. It discusses the personnel and equipment requirements as well as safety considerations necessary for the process. The article concludes with a discussion on the techniques for inspection and quality control of HFRW...
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
... principles 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...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 6
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v06.a0001357
EISBN: 978-1-62708-173-3
... with information on personnel requirements and safety issues. Principles of Operation Melt-in-Mode Keyhole Mode Current and Operating Modes Advantages and Disadvantages Equipment Applications Typical Components and Joints Procedures Personnel Requirements Power Source Welding...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 6
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v06.a0001368
EISBN: 978-1-62708-173-3
... fabricated by HF welding range in size from 13 to 1220 mm ( 1 2 to 48 in.) in diameter. Advantages Disadvantages Applications Equipment Personnel Safety Inspection and Quality Control The advantages of HF welding are that it is well suited for high-speed welding and can...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05.a0001225
EISBN: 978-1-62708-170-2
... 1993 Applications Salt Bath Equipment Personnel Safety Environmental Impact Investment Castings Sand Castings Amount of Foreign Material Removed Paint Stripping Polymer Removal Casting Cleaning Glass Removal Plasma/Flame Spray Removal Design Considerations...
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
... be avoided. Risk assessments are also useful for examining the safety of existing spray facilities. Flowcharting a process or operation can help in identifying risks associated with certain actions. Risk assessments should be reviewed for pleteness on a regular basis. Significant changes in personnel...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 7
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v07.a0006137
EISBN: 978-1-62708-175-7
... throughout the body. A relatively small amount of carbon monoxide, therefore, depletes the body of a large amount of oxygen. To ensure personnel safety, piping between the generator and the furnace must be leaktight, and all gas that enters the furnace must be either burned off or properly vented...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 6A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 31 October 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v06a.a0005635
EISBN: 978-1-62708-174-0
.... It examines safety management, the protection of personnel and the work area, process-specific safety considerations, and robotic safety. The limited scope of this discussion precludes an exhaustive examination of the health and safety considerations related to all welding processes, particularly those...
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
... are: Suitable NDI equipment (calibrated and in good working order) and facilities, including personnel safety and environmental health procedures Adequately trained and experienced operators of NDI equipment to ensure that the results from any damage assessment survey are both accurate and reliable...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 6
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v06.a0001370
EISBN: 978-1-62708-173-3
... requirements. Because of the complexity of laser safety, this approach is strongly endorsed. The following brief review of laser safety by itself is not sufficient to ensure personnel safety. Electrical Hazards Eye Hazards Skin Exposure Chemical Hazards Training, Medical Examinations...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05a.a0005758
EISBN: 978-1-62708-171-9
... equipment used in conjunction with thermal spray equipment at consumer sites. It covers the gas sources (bulk or gaseous), the piping (hard and soft) leading to the gas console or the torch, and the specific safety devices used to help ensure safe operation. This article is intended for personnel who...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 6A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 31 October 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v06a.a0005641
EISBN: 978-1-62708-174-0
... and Limitations Laser Beam Welding Fundamentals and Process Physics Process Selection Health and Safety Modes of Laser Welding Transport Phenomena (Heat, Momentum, and Mass) Process Parameters Laser Beam Power Laser Beam Diameter Absorptivity Traverse Speed The key factor...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 7
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v07.a0006075
EISBN: 978-1-62708-175-7
... and dust explosions (a) OSHA, Occupational Safety and Health Administration; NFPA, National Fire Prevention Association Fig. 9 Schematic illustrating the point of operation Fig. 11 Damage to a punch after a double hit on a sizing press Fig. 5 Funnel flow and mass flow...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 6
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v06.a0001487
EISBN: 978-1-62708-173-3
... in this article is intended to include all welding and cutting personnel, brazers, and solderers.) Proper training includes instruction in the safe use of equipment and processes, and the safety rules that must be followed. Personnel need to know and understand the rules and the consequences of disobeying them...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 24
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 June 2020
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v24.a0006544
EISBN: 978-1-62708-290-7
.... Better-informed plant personnel are the first step in preventing health, environmental, and safety hazards. Fire, Flash Fire, and Explosion Most metal powders and their dusts have a strong affinity for oxygen and can rapidly oxidize, especially when heated. Fine particles and flakes have an even...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 17
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v17.a0006438
EISBN: 978-1-62708-190-0
...Nondestructive evaluation method and personnel qualification standards and guidelines (not comprehensive) Table 1 Nondestructive evaluation method and personnel qualification standards and guidelines (not comprehensive) Standard/guideline Ref ASNT SNT-TC-1A 3 , 4 ASME ANDE...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003523
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... of reconstruction. The following are examples of codes and standards commonly referenced by personnel involved with reconstruction: Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) standards for construction and industrial accidents American National Standards Institute (ANSI) standards for products...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 4B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2014
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v04b.a0005926
EISBN: 978-1-62708-166-5
.... To ensure proper safety, the equipment and systems that handle gases must be designed, operated, and maintained to prevent accumulation of xplosive mixtures. Dangerous accumulations that cannot be readily detected by personnel can occur. Properly designed safety systems, maintained and operated by well...