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Stainless steels and nickel-base alloys are recognized for their resistance to general corrosion and other categories of corrosion. This chapter examines the effects of specific alloying elements, metallurgical structure, and mechanical conditioning on the corrosion resistance of these alloys. Some categories of corrosion covered are pitting, crevice, intergranular, stress-corrosion cracking, general, and high-temperature corrosion.

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2015. "Corrosion Resistance of Stainless Steels and Nickel Alloys", Corrosion in the Petrochemical Industry, Victoria Burt

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