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Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004139
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... of components on recreational and small workboats. It discusses the materials selection and corrosion control for the components. These components include hulls, fittings, fasteners, metal deck gear, winches, backing plates, lifeline supports, inboard engines, cooling systems, propulsion systems, electrical...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003396
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
...-generation aircraft, spacecraft, propulsion systems, and other advanced applications. This article describes the software tools available for modeling and analyzing costs associated with design and manufacturing options for advanced composites programs. It presents an example of a composite exhaust nozzle...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05.a0001314
EISBN: 978-1-62708-170-2
... system: chromous fluoride (CrF 2 ,) polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE), or hydrogen fluoride gas (HF). The process uses a heated reaction vessel, generally a retort, and the work and its holding fixtures are placed inside. Reaction temperatures for high-nickel alloys are typically around 1100 °C (2000 °F...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003478
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
... a different type of thermal management application. The role of this component is to shield the remaining spacecraft system from the waste heat of the propulsion system. The material requirements include high-temperature stability and high stiffness at a low density. The high-temperature stability requirement...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003481
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
.... and Shot D. , Are Composite Propellers the Way Forward for Small Boats? , Mater. World , Vol 2 ( No. 2 ), 1994 , p 69 – 70 35. Wilhelmi G.F. , Appleman W.M. , and Loo F.T.C. , Composite Shafting for Naval Propulsion Systems , Nav. Eng. J. , Vol 98 ( No. 4 ), 1986 , p...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003476
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
... for large static structures. The success with small airfoil components developed the interest in applying PMR-15 to large static structures. In 1975, NASA and General Electric Aircraft Engines (GEAE) launched the most aggressive use of composite components in a propulsion system. Figure 5 shows...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 24
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 June 2020
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v24.a0006558
EISBN: 978-1-62708-290-7
.... , Zemba M. , MacDonald E. , Shemelya C. , Wicker R. , Kwas A. , and Kief C. , Using Additive Manufacturing to Print a CubeSat Propulsion System , 51st AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference , American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics , 2015 , 10.2514/6.2015...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003061
EISBN: 978-1-62708-200-6
...–750 1200–1380 300 570 460–580 800–1000 Source: Ref 66 Potential applications of ceramics in aircraft propulsion systems Table 27 Potential applications of ceramics in aircraft propulsion systems Engine system Components application Small engines Propulsion...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003514
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... equipment. The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) funded a significant effort to develop and apply probabilistic methods to space hardware. The Probabilistic Structures Analysis Methods for Select Space Propulsion System Components program developed analytical techniques...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004124
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... propulsion systems employ many different arrangements of engines, shafts, reduction gears, and propellers to suit the operating requirements of the ships they serve. One of the operational characteristics of diesel engines is the ability to operate while burning a variety of fuels. Marine use of diesel...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 24
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 June 2020
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v24.a0006556
EISBN: 978-1-62708-290-7
... Maker: 3D Metal Printer for the Maker Community ,” Idea Propulsion Systems , https://www.ideapropulsionsystems.com/idea-propulsion-systems/2017/1/18/the-mini-metal-maker-3d-metal-printer-for-the-maker-community 47. “ Features of the Rapidia Metal 3D Printing System ,” Rapidia , https...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 18
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 31 December 2017
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v18.a0006413
EISBN: 978-1-62708-192-4
..., including GDI, turbocharged, and hybrid vehicles, advanced technologies are critical to meet fuel economy and reduced emission targets that will generate unique opportunities for future propulsion systems ( Ref 1 , 2 ). Besides new hardware and material changes, advanced lubricant technologies...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1998
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.mhde2.a0003151
EISBN: 978-1-62708-199-3
... to lower the DBTT of tungsten.) Applications of tungsten-rhenium alloys include high-temperature thermocouple elements, propulsion-system components, and rotating anodes for x-ray tubes (the rhenium addition provides increased resistance to thermal shock and thermal fatigue). Dispersion-strengthened...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003475
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
... are tertiary structures. Antennas may be parabolic shells or more (electrically and geometrically) complex components. Solar arrays include interconnected solar cells on composite sandwich panels, or sometimes planar frames supporting membranes that in turn support the solar cells. The propulsion system...
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Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003039
EISBN: 978-1-62708-200-6
... Composites for the Second Stage Advanced ICBM Propulsion System,” paper presented at the JANNAF Propulsion Conference ( Anaheim, CA ), Sept 1975 6. Chiao T.T. and Moore R.L. , A Room Temperature-Curable Epoxy for Advanced Fiber Composites , Proc. 29th Annual Technical Conference...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 24
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 June 2020
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v24.a0006579
EISBN: 978-1-62708-290-7
... difference in thermophysical properties between the consolidated material and the surrounding powder bed. Compounding these difficulties is the high reflectivity of copper at the wavelength of common neodymium: yttrium-aluminum-garnet (Nd:YAG) lasers used in many commercial PBF systems (~1060 nm), which...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 7
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v07.a0006090
EISBN: 978-1-62708-175-7
... propellants, metal powders such as aluminum, boron, or beryllium may be added. Beryllium, however, is not used currently because of toxicity problems. Solid propellants used in rocket propulsion systems are composite structures that consist of a solid oxidizer, solid fuel, and polymeric fuel binder, mixed...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 6
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v06.a0001456
EISBN: 978-1-62708-173-3
... and electronic devices. Tungsten is most commonly associated with filaments, heating elements, and welding electrodes. Niobium is widely used in spacecraft propulsion systems and applications that require its corrosion resistance. The largest use of tantalum is for capacitors, followed by chemical processing...
Book Chapter

Book: Machining
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 16
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1989
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v16.a0002172
EISBN: 978-1-62708-188-7
... 92 , 1983 , p 113 – 123 10.1016/0043-1648(83)90011-X 40. Integrated Machining System—An Overview , LTV Aircrafts Products Group, Military Aircraft Division , 1988 Airframe and Defense Aircraft Engine Propulsion Automobile Industry Wear Mechanisms Cutting Tool Selection...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003357
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
... and structural components in advanced space-propulsion systems. The most common approach for producing polycrystalline-ceramic fibers is by spinning and heat treating chemically derived precursors. For oxide fibers, sol-gel processing is used. The sol- gel process uses chemical sol utions or colloidal...