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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2007
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.htcma.t52080423
EISBN: 978-1-62708-304-1
... Contamination Cracking in the Weld Heat Affected Zone , Weld. J. , May 1978 , p 145 45. Korb L.J. , Corrosion of Manned Spacecraft , Corrosion , Vol 13 , 9th ed. , Metals Handbook , ASM International , Metals Park, Ohio , 1987 , p 1059 46. Ebert H.E. , Liquid Metal...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ttg2.t61120289
EISBN: 978-1-62708-269-3
... 1200 Washington, DC 20005 Tel: 202-371-8400 Internet: www.aia-aerospace.org Trade association representing U.S. manufacturers of commercial, military, and business aircraft, helicopters, aircraft engines, missiles, spacecraft, materials, and related components and equipment. As part of the AIA...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.tpsfwea.t59300079
EISBN: 978-1-62708-323-2
.... , “ Low Earth Orbital Atomic Oxygen Interacts with Spacecraft Materials ,” NASA Technical Report, NASA/TM-2004-213400, Glen Research Center , 2004 10.1557/PROC-851-NN8.1 2. “ Standard Test Method for Scratch Hardness of Materials Using a Diamond Stylus ,” ASTM G171, ASTM International , 2017...
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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
... techniques and consolidation methods. Among its applications, S-200F has been used successfully as an optical substrate and support bench in many astronomical telescopes, in fire control and forward-looking infrared systems, and in spacecraft and weather satellites. The material is most frequently used...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ttg2.t61120005
EISBN: 978-1-62708-269-3
.... Table 2.5 provides a list of some titanium applications. Some titanium applications Table 2.5 Some titanium applications Aerospace Gas turbine engines Aircraft structures Spacecraft Helicopter rotors Power generation Gas turbines Steam turbines Piping...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2010
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.scm.t52870001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-314-0
... applications generally range from 15 to 25 percent. Fig. 1.25 Typical fighter aircraft applications. Source: The Boeing Company Fig. 1.26 Boeing 787 Dreamliner commercial airplane. Source: The Boeing Company Fig. 1.27 Launch and spacecraft structures The major automakers ( Fig...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250107
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... strength with precipitation hardening heat treatment, and the general availability of bauxite ores around the world, make aluminum attractive for uses ranging from kitchen utensils and foil to airplanes and spacecraft. Early attempts to extract aluminum from its ore by H.C. Oersted (1825) and Friedrich...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mnm2.t53060073
EISBN: 978-1-62708-261-7
... density. This gives titanium the desirable property of having a high strength-to-weight ratio. It is the strength-to-weight ratio that makes titanium alloys desirable for aircraft and spacecraft applications. Because of its natural corrosion resistance, titanium is also used in the chemical process...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2010
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sap.t53000117
EISBN: 978-1-62708-313-3
... corrosive environments and is especially resistant to pitting and crevice corrosion Inconel 690 … Resists nitric and hydrofluoric acids Inconel 718 GTE components, rocket motors, spacecraft, nuclear reactor pumps, and tooling Most widely used of all wrought superalloys. Creep rupture strength up...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.aub.t61170290
EISBN: 978-1-62708-297-6
... of the shapes that have been produced. These metals have been used in aircraft, industrial, and marine gas turbines; nuclear reactors; aircraft skins; spacecraft structures; petrochemical production; orthopedic and dental prostheses; and environmental protection applications. Although developed for high...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.aub.t61170432
EISBN: 978-1-62708-297-6
...: Magnesium-thorium-zirconium Magnesium-thorium-zinc-zirconium Magnesium-silver-thorium-rare earth metal-zirconium Although thorium-containing alloys have found applications in missiles and spacecraft, they have lost favor because of environmental considerations and are generally considered...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2010
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.scm.t52870255
EISBN: 978-1-62708-314-0
... 3 – 15 • Stankunas T.P. , Mazenko D.M. , and Jensen G.A. , Cocure Investigation of a Honeycomb Reinforced Spacecraft Structure , 21st International SAMPE Technical Conference , 25–28 Sept 1989 , p 176 – 188 • Watson J.C. and Ostrodka D.L. , “ AV-8B...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cfap.t69780267
EISBN: 978-1-62708-281-5
..., conveyors, hoppers, automobile body parts, aircraft, spacecrafts, hip/knee joint replacement, roller-skating wheels, and household appliances (washing machine, tubs, etc.). Wear of material parts is a very common cause of failure or low working life of machines, leading to financial loss and life hazards...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.emea.t52240563
EISBN: 978-1-62708-251-8
... of mechanical strength and resistance to surface degradation. Superalloys have been used in aircraft, industrial, and marine gas turbines, nuclear reactors, aircraft skins, spacecraft structures, petrochemical production, orthopedic and dental prostheses, and environmental protection applications. Today’s...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.tpmpa.t54480225
EISBN: 978-1-62708-318-8
... aerospace applications, including jet engines, airframes, missiles, and spacecraft. Forged titanium alloys are also widely used in medical and performance sports equipment ( Fig. 10.2 – 10.5 ). Forgings are produced using the same types of metalworking equipment used to forge aluminum alloys, steels...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.lmub.t53550001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-307-2
... alloys is in aircraft and spacecraft applications. As shown in Fig. 1.3 , 2 xxx alloys are used for fuselage construction and 7 xxx alloys for wing structures. A unique feature of the 6 xxx alloys is their great extrudability, making it possible to produce in single shapes relatively complex...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sccmpe2.t55090271
EISBN: 978-1-62708-266-2
... ,” Specification SE-V-0024, NASA/MSC , Oct 1968 10.51 Tiffany C.F. and Masters J.N. , “ Investigation of the Flaw Growth Characteristics of Ti-6Al-4V Titanium Used in Apollo Spacecraft Pressure Vessels ,” CR-65586, National Aeronautics and Space Administration , March 1967 10.52...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.lmub.t53550385
EISBN: 978-1-62708-307-2
... applications generally ranges from 15 to 25%. Fig. 8.6 The U.S. Air Force B-2 advanced “stealth” bomber, which is constructed to a large extent of advanced composite materials. Source: Ref 8.2 Fig. 8.7 Composite launch and spacecraft structures. Source: Ref 8.1 The major automakers...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.lmub.t53550621
EISBN: 978-1-62708-307-2
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 1999
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.caaa.t67870045
EISBN: 978-1-62708-299-0
..., and a sodium dichromate seal. The window frames are protected from heat during spacecraft entry by pure silica tiles. Two grooves within each window frame contain the fibrafax thermal seal (to prevent hot gas plasma flow) and the Viton pressure (environmental) seal. The side windows, when the orbiter...