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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cfap.t69780359
EISBN: 978-1-62708-281-5
... Abstract This article reviews various analytical techniques most commonly used in plastic component failure analysis. The description of the techniques is intended to make the reader familiar with the general principles and benefits of the methodologies. The descriptions of the analytical...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cfap.t69780164
EISBN: 978-1-62708-281-5
... Abstract This article discusses electrical testing and recommended procedures for determining the electrical properties of insulating materials, with particular emphasis on plastics. It describes the electrical characteristics of various forms of plastics and also presents definitions...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cfap.t69780159
EISBN: 978-1-62708-281-5
... of Testing Nonrigid Vinyl Chloride Polymer Tubing Used for Electrical Insulation,” and ASTM D 2633, “Method of Testing Thermoplastic Insulations and Jackets for Wire and Cable,” are specifically for plastics used in power or signal-carrying wires strung in air ducts or cable raceways ( Ref 2 ). Building...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250047
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... a yield strength (the point on a stress-strain curve where plastic deformation starts) of about 40,000 pounds per square inch (psi) of cross-section; heat-treated alloy steel has a yield strength of 150,000–200,000 psi, increasing to as high as 250,000–300,000 psi for special applications and to 400,000...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 1988
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.eihdca.t65220281
EISBN: 978-1-62708-341-6
... and fabrication. This chapter summarizes some of the special applications of induction heating, including those in the plastics, packaging, electronics, glass, chemical, and metal-finishing industries. The chapter concludes with a discussion of the application of induction heating for vacuum processes...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 July 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.bcp.t52230163
EISBN: 978-1-62708-298-3
... lattice, which is 1.633 Modifications that will reduce the grain size and increase the uniformity of cast beryllium ingots Addition of elements that stabilize the high-temperature beta, or body-centered cubic, phase, of beryllium Development of alloys with a plastic matrix Alloying additions...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cfap.t69780028
EISBN: 978-1-62708-281-5
... for life jackets, buoys, and other flotation devices. Foamed plastics can be made from either thermoplastic or thermoset polymers, and the modulus of the base polymer determines the flexibility of the foam. Because the walls of flexible foams collapse when pressure is applied, these materials easily...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 July 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.bcp.t52230295
EISBN: 978-1-62708-298-3
.... Source: Grant and Hardesty 1990 20.2 Formability The formability of beryllium is low compared with that of most other metals. Beryllium, with its hexagonal close-packed crystal structure, has relatively few slip planes, and its plastic deformation is limited. For this reason, all beryllium...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.tpsfwea.t59300079
EISBN: 978-1-62708-323-2
... supersonic velocities, but plastic and composite parts and organic coatings (like paint) may be eroded by droplet erosion with flight speeds of 500 to 600 mph (223 to 290 m/s) in significant rain fields. Many flying devices have radar equipment in the nose of the aircraft with a fiber-reinforced polymer...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030247
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
... zinc to cathodically protect hot subsea pipelines where the polarity shift is a direct result of the increase in temperature. Another situation is when plastic-coated steel is coupled to a more noble metal. At any pinholes in the coating, a very adverse area ratio will exist, and rapid corrosion rates...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sccmpe2.t55090419
EISBN: 978-1-62708-266-2
... of plastic deformation and transgranular microvoid coalescence. The stresses required for SCC are usually small (below the macroscopic yield stress) and are static and tensile in nature. Applied stresses often add to a residual stress condition that exists within the structure. These residual stresses...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.tpsfwea.9781627083232
EISBN: 978-1-62708-323-2
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.lmub.t53550193
EISBN: 978-1-62708-307-2
... instruments. These instruments generally are used in inertial guidance systems where high geometrical precision and resistance to plastic deformation on a part per million scale are required. The resistance to deformation at this level is measured by microyield strength. I-220H is an instrument-grade...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2022
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.isceg.t59320207
EISBN: 978-1-62708-332-4
... resistance to internal and external oxidation Superior fatigue strength under repeated plastic strain High elastic limit or high tensile strength Low coefficient of thermal expansion Superior ductility Low creep in compression 11.3 Optimum Carbon and Silicon Ranges for Compacted Graphite...
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By M. B. Kasen
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 1983
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mlt.t62860413
EISBN: 978-1-62708-348-5
... of the reinforcing fiber over a mandrel to form a filament-wound structure. A third construction method, in which continuous or discontinuous fibers of random orientation reinforce molded plastic structures, has aroused interest because of its lower cost. Conventional sand-and-gravel concretes are the only aggregate...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2022
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.isceg.t59320063
EISBN: 978-1-62708-332-4
... setting accuracy, core print clearances, multicore stack-up Flask alignment system and maintenance of alignment pins Casting distortion due to cooling rate imbalance based on section size differences Type of tooling: metallic, plastic, or wood Pattern plate vibration before mold stripping...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.tpsfwea.t59300391
EISBN: 978-1-62708-323-2
... is for all other oils, for example, silicones that have silicon-oxygen bonds in their molecules as opposed to the carbon-atom to hydrogen-atom bonds typical in plastics. This grouping of oils is essentially a quality-control measure; it is similar to the composition controls that apply to steels. One can...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030215
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
.... Fig. 1 Localized corrosion of stainless steel pipes from direct exposure to marine mists, compounded by plastic wraps The pipe failure just described was exacerbated because site maintenance personnel “improved” the storage by partially wrapping the pipes with plastic sheet, which created...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1984
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mpp.t67850060
EISBN: 978-1-62708-260-0
... with hacksawing and other machining and grinding operations, as summarized in Table 2-1 . Because the damage depth may be substantial, a significant amount of metal must be removed in grinding to produce a strain-free surface and the true microstructure. Depth of plastically deformed layer produced on annealed...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ssde.t52310247
EISBN: 978-1-62708-286-0
...-plastics, which has led to the use of duplex stainless steel because of its strength and resistance to corrosion and SCC. When resistance to seawater is the main concern, the rule of thumb is that a pitting resistance equivalent number (PREN) of 35 or greater is required, whereas resistance to crevice...