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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.pnfn.t65900193
EISBN: 978-1-62708-350-8
... carrier. Does the room or building have the necessary fire protection? Would the existing fire protection system damage the new equipment? Road transport from the port of arrival. Road transportation permits may be necessary if the vehicle load is considered a wide load. Access . Be sure...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ex2.t69980009
EISBN: 978-1-62708-342-3
... that should not be undervalued for aluminum designs subjected to impact loads, for example, in rail or road transport vehicles. 2.2.2.1 Transport Construction Rolling Stock Efficient low-weight rolling stock has always been of interest to railway operators. Low weights provide higher load capacities...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ssde.t52310225
EISBN: 978-1-62708-286-0
... steels thus prevails. The flexible joint is also exposed to road salt in some regions, so it must resist hot salt corrosion. This may force the use of 316L versus the normal choice of 304L. The catalytic converter is the next component of the exhaust system. It exposes the exhaust gases to noble...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sfa.t52780019
EISBN: 978-1-62708-268-6
..., tires, etc.) and things (the driver, the software that controls the engine management system, and even the roads, traffic lights, gas stations that provide fuel, and other items). The purpose of this system is to transport people from one point to another, but that is not its only purpose. An automobile...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2022
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.isceg.t59320305
EISBN: 978-1-62708-332-4
... categories: BEVs run 100% on batteries charged from the main electrical service (when the vehicle is not on the road). Examples include BMW i3, Chevy Bolt, Chevy Spark, Ford Focus electric, Hyundai Ioniq EV, Karma Revero, Kia Soul EV, Mitsubishi- M.EV, Nissan LEAF, Tesla Model 3, Tesla Model S, Tesla...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sch6.t68200007
EISBN: 978-1-62708-354-6
..., passenger cars. These vehicles travel over public roads and highways as opposed to off-highway vehicles used in the construction, mining, agriculture, and materials handling fields. Steel castings for motor vehicles are designed with thin sections bordering on the minimum wall section for castability. Steel...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 September 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cfw.t52860035
EISBN: 978-1-62708-338-6
... mast. Courtesy of Crescent Consultants Ltd. in collaboration with Pultrex Ltd. Fig. 4.10 Computer-aided design section drawing of an Aero boat mast cross section Nonround Road Tanker The final example in this section is winding of a road transportation tanker with nonround cross...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sch6.t68200158
EISBN: 978-1-62708-354-6
... of up to 50% compared to an all weld design. The cast nodes are produced in steel grades which do not require post-weld heat treatment and have excellent mechanical properties. Fig. 11-2 Complex trunnion node weighing approximately 100 tons On a smaller scale “off the road” vehicles...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 1983
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mlt.t62860133
EISBN: 978-1-62708-348-5
... are: Material Properties Data Handbook (1970), Cryogenic Materials Data Handbook (1966), Aerospace Structural Metals Handbook (1966). These are available from National Technical Information Service (NTIS), 5285 Port Royal Road, Springfield, Virginia 22161. Because experimentalists and theoreticians...
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: 01 November 2010
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.scm.t52870001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-314-0
.... 1.29 Marine applications Using composites to improve the infrastructure ( Fig. 1.30 ) of our roads and bridges is a relatively new, exciting application. Many of the world’s roads and bridges are badly corroded and in need of continual maintenance or replacement. In the United States alone...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2010
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hss.t52790193
EISBN: 978-1-62708-356-0
... charges, but his reputation was forever tarnished. Of the 9000 DeLoreans produced, it is estimated that there are still approximately 6000 on the road. There is a strong affinity among DeLorean owners and their clubs. Stainless steels have been the material of choice for virtually all food...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ttg2.t61120289
EISBN: 978-1-62708-269-3
... the determinations of “code cases” presented to an ASME committee; several of these cases provide guidelines concerning the use of titanium products. American Welding Society (AWS) 550 NW LeJeune Road Miami, FL 33126 Tel: 800-443-9353 305-443-9353 e-mail: info@aws.org Internet: www.aws.org Develops codes...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2010
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hss.t52790123
EISBN: 978-1-62708-356-0
... tract was found in Bustleton, a sparsely populated section of northeast Philadelphia. Red Lion Road ran along the property, and the aircraft factory was to be built there. It would be called the Red Lion Plant. There was sufficient land on which to build an airfield and provide parking space until...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 1999
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.caaa.t67870045
EISBN: 978-1-62708-299-0
...-stopping effect on loss in strength is less abrupt than on the depth of perforation (compare Fig. 3a and 3b ). Corrosion occurs likewise on a freely exposed object, like a highway road sign, on both surfaces at approximately equal rates, and the effect is additive. For many structures, corrosion occurs...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030338
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
... in Soil Properties Differences in soil properties, variation in the moisture content of the soil, the depth from the surface or oxygen barriers such as paved roads can produce differential aeration cells. An example is illustrated in Fig. 2 , which shows a pipeline passing through two dissimilar...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cub.t66910193
EISBN: 978-1-62708-250-1
... environments, etc.) with deleterious man-made environmental contributions (road salts, atmospheric pollutants and emissions, and acid rain) provide a uniquely aggressive corrosive environment for automobiles. The goal of this chapter is to point out the connection between the characteristics...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.lmub.t53550621
EISBN: 978-1-62708-307-2
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ssde.t52310027
EISBN: 978-1-62708-286-0
..., they are found far inland. In many colder climates, they are also seen in high concentrations from road salts. Without washing or the natural rinsing by rain, surface chloride concentrations can become very high. Thus, the rules of corrosion of aerated aqueous solutions are followed by stainless with respect...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.horfi.t51180001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-256-3
... to the road increases with the number of occupants in the vehicle, especially if some of the passengers are small children. The combination of overpowered vehicles with insufficient stability, handling ability, and braking systems being operated by people who may not be paying full attention should also...