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Published: 01 December 1989
Fig. 1.2. Ten routes for generating electricity from coal ( Ref 4 ). P.C. = pulverized coal. S.G.D. = secondary gas desulfurization. A.F.B.C. = atmospheric fluidized-bed combustion. P.F.B.C. = pressurized fluidized-bed combustion. More
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Published: 01 December 1989
Fig. 6.46. Diaphragm and nozzle-box designs (courtesy of G.A. Cincotta, General Electric Co., Schenectady, NY) ( Ref 109 ). (Top) Typical diaphragm employed in older designs. (Middle) Nozzle plate. (Bottom) Double-flow nozzle box. More
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Published: 01 December 1989
Fig. 9.1. Typical configuration of a combustion turbine (General Electric Model MS7001F) ( Ref 1 ; courtesy of G.A. Cincotta, General Electric Co., Schenectady, NY). More
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Published: 01 January 2015
Fig. 15.7 General Electric’s GEnx engine, which makes use of the gamma intermetallic TiAl alloys in its compressor. The GEnx is an all-titanium engine. Source: Ref 15.13 More
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Published: 01 December 2000
Fig. 14.3 Cast low-pressure turbine gamma aluminide blades for General Electric gas turbine engines. (a) Crude shape for CFC-80C. (b) Cast-to-size blade for GE90 More
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Published: 01 January 2022
Fig. 13.8 (a) Engine, motor, and generator locations in a plug-in hybrid electric vehicle. (b) Battery pack, traction motor, and transmission location in a battery electric vehicle. Source: Ref 1 More
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 July 1997
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.wip.t65930179
EISBN: 978-1-62708-359-1
... of component history in terms of: Component function Material composition Component surface or through hardness Part originally cast, fabricated, or welded Repair welding can fall into one of three general categories: repair of weld defects, repair of failed parts, and repair of worn parts...
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Published: 01 December 1989
Fig. 5.19. Use of statistics of past failures to predict future failure rates ( Ref 31 ). Based on experience reported by the Central Electricity Generating Board (U.K.) with dissimilar-metal fusion welds in 2¼Cr-1Mo steel tubes ( Ref 32 ). Data are for 9474 welds made with austenitic filler More
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.fibtca.t52430017
EISBN: 978-1-62708-253-2
... (IEO 2016) report, there will be continued increase in total coal-fired electricity generation worldwide from 8.6 trillion kilowatt hours in 2012 to 9.7 trillion kilowatt hours in 2020 and 10.6 trillion kilowatt hours by 2040 ( Ref 2.1 ). Coal-based thermal power plants therefore still have a major...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2010
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hss.t52790229
EISBN: 978-1-62708-356-0
... the cars was replaced, including the undercarriages, wheels, motors, electric generators, and braking systems. The interior furnishings and passenger amenities were as fine as could be found on a luxury cruise ship. It was a tremendous undertaking that cost approximately $181 million. Never had any company...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cfap.t69780164
EISBN: 978-1-62708-281-5
..., particularly plastics. Dielectric Breakdown Voltage and Dielectric Strength The dielectric breakdown property is generally sought for materials used in applications in which an electrical field is present. In many cases, the dielectric strength of a material is the determining factor in the design...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 1988
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.eihdca.t65220001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-341-6
... decades concentrated on the development of equipment for generating high-frequency alternating current. It was not until the latter part of the 19th century that the practical application of induction to heating of electrical conductors was realized. The first major application was melting of metals...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2022
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.tstap.t56040010
EISBN: 978-1-62708-428-4
... of compressed air or other gas. Figure 2 is a schematic of a typical electric-arc spray device. Figure 2 Typical electric-arc spray device In general, electric-arc spray exhibits higher bond strengths than flame spray, in excess of 69 MPa (10,000 psi) for some materials. Deposition rates...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2022
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.isceg.t59320305
EISBN: 978-1-62708-332-4
... a more powerful engine but a smaller electric motor compared with the plug-in electric vehicle (PHEV), as the figure illustrates. Fig. 13.7 Schematic of an internal combustion engine and motors and generators 13.2.1 Electric Vehicle Categories Electric vehicles are grouped into three...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mfadr7.t91110513
EISBN: 978-1-62708-247-1
... or the magnetic switch for it, the pulse generated might be detrimental to sensitive electronics, even with capacitive crosstalk coupling. Damaged power transistors or power ICs were observed, too, which controlled small electric motors. Besides inductive response, EMI (Electro Magnetic Interference) also...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sch6.t68200187
EISBN: 978-1-62708-354-6
... cooled coil that surrounds the refractory lining of the furnace. The flow of electric current in the coil generates a magnetic field which interacts with the metal charge generating an induced electric current in the pieces of metal. The heat generated by this induced electric current melts the metal...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.faesmch.t51270197
EISBN: 978-1-62708-301-0
... Abstract One of the rotor bearings in an electric motor failed, producing excessive vibrate. The bearing was removed and disassembled, revealing craters and bruises on the inner ring raceway and balls along with evidence of melting and burning of metal. Scanning electron microscopy revealed...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ems.t53730037
EISBN: 978-1-62708-283-9
... Abstract This chapter examines some of the behaviors that suit materials for electrical and electronic applications. It begins by explaining how charge carriers move in metals and semiconductors and how properties such as conductivity, mobility, and resistivity are derived. It discusses...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.fibtca.t52430001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-253-2
... Abstract Boilers are engineered systems designed to convert the chemical energy in fuel into heat to generate hot water or steam. This chapter describes boiler applications and types, including firetube boilers, watertube boilers, electric boilers, packaged boilers, fluidized bed combustion...
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Published: 01 June 1988
Fig. 4.15 Fully enclosed, horizontal motor-generator set that is water cooled Source: Westinghouse Electric Corp. More