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Published: 01 January 2022
Fig. 13.13 Positions of the battery and motor in electric vehicles, (a and c) battery electric vehicles, (b) plug-in hybrid electric vehicle More
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2022
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.isceg.t59320305
EISBN: 978-1-62708-332-4
... of growth of battery electric vehicles (BEVs). The size of the engine and the size of the electric motor bear an inverse relationship to each other, as illustrated in Fig. 13.7 . The conventional gasoline vehicles of today have no need for an electric motor. The BEV has no need for an engine. The HEV has...
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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 January 2022
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.isceg.9781627083324
EISBN: 978-1-62708-332-4
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 June 2023
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.atia.t59340303
EISBN: 978-1-62708-427-7
... in the United States, but one critical component of our modern transportation industry was missing: the trailer . The idea of pulling something behind a motor vehicle has a simple origin story: Fredric Sibley , a Detroit businessman, owned a Ford Model T and a boat, and wanted to get them both to upper...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ahsssta.t53700159
EISBN: 978-1-62708-279-2
..., railing, and deck plates Military: lighter tanks, armored vehicles, submarines, aircraft carriers Ship building: bigger ships and supertankers Aerospace: high strength and reduced weight are essential The American Iron and Steel Institute, Ford Motor Company, and the U.S. Army...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ahsssta.t53700249
EISBN: 978-1-62708-279-2
... to minimize the impact of their vehicles and operations on climate change and the environment. Ford Motor Company, for example, has improved the fuel economy of their U.S. vehicles since 2006 by 16.8% and is set to reduce its facility CO 2 emissions by 30% per vehicle by 2025 compared to a 2010 baseline...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ahsssta.t53700199
EISBN: 978-1-62708-279-2
.... Automotive Materials Partnership (USCAR/USAMP) An important organization for automotive research is the United States Council for Automotive Research (USCAR). It was founded in 1992 as a collaborative technology organization of Chrysler Group, General Motors Company, and Ford Motor Company. Its goal...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sch6.t68200007
EISBN: 978-1-62708-354-6
... transportation of container car. Weight 63 lb (28 kg) Fig. 2-11 Retractable 360 degree winch tie down assembly of five steel castings. Total weight 15 lb (7 kg) Motor Vehicles Motor vehicle steel castings are normally used in the production of trucks, trailers, buses, and to some extent...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ahsssta.t53700001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-279-2
... will exceed 1.12 billion by 2015. According to the International Organization of Motor Vehicle Manufacturers (OICA), the world auto production for 2011 reached over 80 million vehicles. Over the next five years, the projected number of global vehicles produced annually will exceed 100 million. In 2011...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.tpsfwea.t59300421
EISBN: 978-1-62708-323-2
... systems and lubricants covered in prior chapters. It then presents a systematic approach for selecting tribomaterials, using an automotive fan motor as an example. friction and wear applications lubricant selection material selection tribomaterials 15.1 The Role of Tribology in Selection...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cub.t66910001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-250-1
... evaluating two decades of corrosion-related changes in scientific knowledge and industrial practices. In the original study, almost 40% of the 1975 metallic corrosion costs were incurred in the production, use, and maintenance of motor vehicles. No other sector accounted for as much as 4% of the total...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 June 2023
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.atia.t59340265
EISBN: 978-1-62708-427-7
... applications components tempers Assembly process for the doors on the Ford F150 pickup truck at the Ford Kansas City Truck Plant. Source: Ford Motor Company A DUCKER ASSOCIATES publication tracks the growth of aluminum in the light vehicle (automobiles and light trucks) sector, issuing...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ex2.t69980009
EISBN: 978-1-62708-342-3
... vehicles has been associated with the use of aluminum alloys from the beginning. Aluminum gearbox and motor housings were already being reported in the latter years of the nineteenth century. In 1924, the Swabische Hüttenwerk developed a car with a self-supporting aluminum design. In 1937, BMW fitted...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 September 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cfw.t52860081
EISBN: 978-1-62708-338-6
... of a small rocket motor. Fig. 7.7 Pressure vessels wound with void-free techniques. ERINT, Extended Range Interceptor C17 Hydraulic Cylinders Figure 7.8 shows the hydraulic cylinders as used on the C17 aircraft. This is a somewhat unique application of technology. First, the Kevlar (E.I...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sfa.t52780011
EISBN: 978-1-62708-268-6
... areas. As mentioned earlier, a third of the production work force (approximately 130 people) corrected the defects noted in the final inspection area. After this rework activity was complete, the coaches were shipped to recreational vehicle dealers. The motor home manufacturer received numerous quality...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 November 2023
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ceeg.t59370177
EISBN: 978-1-62708-447-5
... Electrical Motor housings, lamp post parts, junction boxes Note: Products shown in bold are safety-critical components. A safety-critical component is one where the quality requirement is the most critical because a failure of any of these components due to any deficiency of integrity may result...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.smfpa.t53500083
EISBN: 978-1-62708-317-1
... by General Motors is given in Fig. 5.23 . Fig. 5.22 Heating system for round cup tooling. Source: Ref 5.16 Fig. 5.23 Heating systems for industrial stamping tooling. Source: Ref 5.17 Figure 5.24 shows a schematic view of a rectangular warm forming tool (die cavity size is 110...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 September 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cfw.t52860115
EISBN: 978-1-62708-338-6
... Abstract The necessity of developing the lightest-weight structures with sufficient strength was the driving factor for the development of filament-wound composite pressure vessels. This chapter presents a brief history of the development of rocket motor cases (RMCs), followed by a comparison...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 March 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.secwr.t68350001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-315-7
... in the United States Industry Billions of U.S. dollars 1975 1995 All industries  Total 82.0 296.0  Avoidable 33.0 104.0 Motor vehicles  Total 31.4 94.0  Avoidable 23.1 65.0 Aircraft  Total 3.0 13.0  Avoidable 0.6 3.0 Other industries  Total 47.6 189.0...