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Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004138
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... The recreation industry covers a huge number of sports, games, and activities that take place in environments as diverse as the activities themselves. This article addresses the corrosive attack on recreational equipment, such as recreational boats, firearms, bicycles, playground equipment, and climbing gear...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006015
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
.... It describes the selection of coating-types and uses of powder coatings in appliance industries, furniture industries, computer industries, fixture industries, architectural industries, automotive industries, agriculture and construction equipment industries, recreational equipment industries, and general...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1998
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.mhde2.a0003121
EISBN: 978-1-62708-199-3
... machine products, automotive parts, cylinders and pistons, fasteners, machine parts, ordnance, recreation equipment, screws and rivets 2219 Structural uses at high temperature (to 315 °C, or 600 °F). High-strength weldments 3003 Most popular general-purpose alloy. Stronger than 1100 with same good...
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
... that affect corrosion performance, corrosion protection, and corrosion control. While these environments may share similarities with others when organized by unit operation or process, they are typically treated on the basis of the industry, specifically its needs and conditions. However...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006772
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... with all the information collected. Testing of the hypothesis may be done by cognitive reasoning, modeling techniques, or actual experimentation. The need for modeling or physical testing depends on the circumstances of each individual accident. The difficulty of recreating an accident is often...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003350
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
... Aerospace Industrial, Recreational, and Infrastructure Summary Polyester and Vinyl Ester Resins Other Resins Epoxy Resins Bismaleimide Resins Polyimide Resins Other Thermosetting Resins Thermoplastic Resins Unlike their organic counterparts, the metal alloy matrix in MMCs...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003490
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
... on, it was in the 1940s that glass-reinforced plastics came into existence as an industrial material. Their potential benefits for structural applications were recognized in 1941 when the first task force was initiated at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base to examine fiber-reinforced plastics for aircraft applications...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003485
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
..., aerospace, thermal management, tribology, and recreation industries. Applications of DRA range from sophisticated, high-technology components such as net shape, integrally processed multifunctional parts to simple commodities such as automotive-cylinder liners and snow tire studs. By far the widest range...
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
... wooden bottoms. Thanks to advances in the coating industry, copper sheathing is no longer required for underbody protection; toxic antifoulant coatings have provided a more convenient alternative. Copper sheathing is still being done, however, in restorations of classic vessels and also in special...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006063
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... 1. “Microscopes,” Fact Monster, http://www.factmonster.com/dk/science/encyclopedia/microscopes.html 2. Brezinski D. , Ed., An Infrared Spectroscopy Atlas for the Coatings Industry , The Federation of Societies for Coatings Technology , 1991 3. Morgans W.M. , Outlines...
Book: Casting
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 15
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v15.a0005187
EISBN: 978-1-62708-187-0
... to create internal shapes that would require cores in other processes. While conventional HPDC dominates the nonferrous casting industry, it has been losing ground in recent years to other metal mold processes and to variations on itself that are better able to meet the demands for lightweight...
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
... Fig. 1 Collapse of pedestrian bridge over a highway Fig. 2 Remains surrounding an industrial facility after a fire and explosion Fig. 3 Example of a photograph to document a test of a spa thermostat Fig. 4 Example of computer-generated diagram that illustrates...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003460
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
... investigation has been identified as the failure analysis logic network (FALN), and is shown in Fig. 1 . ADVANCED COMPOSITES are being used as structural materials in automotive, recreational, aerospace, and other industries due to their low weight and inherent structural stiffness. As these materials...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003008
EISBN: 978-1-62708-200-6
... of the butadiene-containing modifier, but they are generally tougher than the all-acrylic compounds. Applications Current Markets Parts molded from acrylic pellets find wide use in the automotive, medical, industrial, and consumer markets. Specific applications in each of these markets are shown...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003414
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
...Examples of applications and parts made with vacuum infusion Table 2 Examples of applications and parts made with vacuum infusion Sector Applications Marine Hulls, decks, and hatches of yachts, hulls and decks of recreational boats Transportation Roof and floor of refrigerated...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003375
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
... requiring more demanding structural properties. Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) foam is used primarily in the marine industry for pleasure craft. Polymethacrylimide foam is much more expensive than the other types of foams, but has greater mechanical properties and is used primarily in aerospace and recreation...
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
... × 10 9 ton-km (350 × 10 9 ton-miles); recreational, with 12.3 million boats; and cruise ships, with 122 boats serving North American ports (5.4 million passengers). The total annual direct cost of corrosion to the U.S. shipping industry is estimated at $2.7 billion. This cost is broken down...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 20
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v20.a0002425
EISBN: 978-1-62708-194-8
... any limiting assumptions made in preparing the business case proposal, such as product costs, direction of the industry/department, etc. This step provides a clear statement of the scope of work. 3. Major factors List, briefly, major factors of the environment that affect the decision. This may...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003402
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05.a0001324
EISBN: 978-1-62708-170-2
... the emissions of VOC from industrial processes. In 1977, Congress passed the Clean Water Act to maintain and ensure the quality of water that is used for recreation and consumption. Both of these acts contain language that requires monitoring and control of emissions to the air and water. The Clean Air Act also...