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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ssde.t52310225
EISBN: 978-1-62708-286-0
...Abstract Abstract This chapter is a detailed account of the applications of stainless steel in automotive and transport systems. The discussion covers exhaust systems, structural components, automotive components, trucks, and rail transport. stainless steel automotive exhaust systems...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2010
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hss.t52790193
EISBN: 978-1-62708-356-0
... of stainless steel can be found in the transportation industry, where both the cutlery martensitic and the chromium-nickel austenitic stainless steels have been used. This chapter provides a detailed discussion on these applications. chromium-nickel austenitic stainless steel martensitic stainless steel...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sch6.t68200007
EISBN: 978-1-62708-354-6
...Abstract Abstract Steel castings are produced in thousands of designs for different applications. They fill needs in many industries, including transportation, construction machinery, earthmoving equipment, rolling mills, mining, oil and gas exploration, and power generation. This chapter...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030247
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
...Abstract Abstract This chapter discusses the particular corrosion problems encountered and the methods of control used in petroleum production and the storage and transportation of oil and gas up to the refinery. It begins by describing those aspects of corrosion that tend to be unique...
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 include aerospace, transportation, construction, marine goods, sporting goods, and more recently infrastructure, with construction and transportation being the largest. In general, high-performance but more costly continuous-carbon-fiber composites are used where high strength and stiffness along...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.lmub.t53550001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-307-2
... in the mid-1930s. Fiberglass-reinforced composites applications have revolutionized the aerospace, sporting goods, marine, electrical, corrosion resistance, and transportation industries. Fiberglass-reinforced composite materials date back to the early 1940s in the defense industry, particularly for use...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ex2.t69980009
EISBN: 978-1-62708-342-3
... of the corrosion resistance of the aluminum alloys used. Tilting sidewalls on open goods wagons for specific transport applications are manufactured from AlMgSi0.5 and AlMgSi0.7 extruded profiles, as shown in Fig. 2.17 . These sidewalls can be highly loaded and do not require any surface protection because...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 1983
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mlt.t62860133
EISBN: 978-1-62708-348-5
..., such as convection or radiation. The term thermal conductivity is not applicable without qualification to these other forms of heat transport. If the temperature of the material is allowed to vary with time, t , at a rate ∂T / ∂t and if the thermal conductivity is independent of the temperature change, one...
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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
..., and application of innovative manufacturing processes. All these solutions are interconnected and depend on the properties and attributes of the lightweight material. New high-strength steel grades with superior attributes have been developed to compete with other lightweight materials on the basis of cost...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.emea.t52240487
EISBN: 978-1-62708-251-8
... Relatively low cost Aluminum is a consumer metal of great importance. Aluminum and its alloys are used for foil, beverage cans, cooking and food-processing utensils, architectural and electrical applications, and structures for boats, aircraft, and other transportation vehicles. As a result...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 July 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.bcp.t52230441
EISBN: 978-1-62708-298-3
..., very little was found that pertained to beryllium. This observation suggests that the use of adhesive is largely preferred over the use of mechanical fasteners for joining of beryllium. Probably, the largest use for beryllium has been in aerospace and transportation applications, and here, the weight...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 July 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.bcp.t52230513
EISBN: 978-1-62708-298-3
... Introduction 29.2 Implementation of Handling Practices 29.3 Applications 29.4 References of Regulations References References Pohanish R.P. , and Greene S.A. , 1996 . Hazardous Material Handbook , Van Nostrand Reinhold , New York and London Selected References Selected...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ssde.t52310057
EISBN: 978-1-62708-286-0
... W.E. , Peterson N.L. , and Rothman S.J. , The Effect of Reactive Element on Self-Diffusion in Cr 2 O 3 , Norman L. Peterson Memorial Symposium, Oxidation of Metals and Associated Mass Transport , edited by Dayananda M.A. , Rothman S.I. , and King W.E. , AIME...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ex2.t69980323
EISBN: 978-1-62708-342-3
.... It then covers the presses and auxiliary equipment for tube extrusion, induction furnaces for billet processing, handling systems for copper and aluminum alloy products, extrusion cooling systems, and age-hardening ovens. Next, the chapter describes the principles and applications of equipment for the production...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030025
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
... typically thickens as a result of reaction at the scale/gas or metal/scale interface due to cation or anion transport through the scale, which behaves as a solid electrolyte. For continuous, nonporous scales, ionic transport through the scale is the rate-controlling process. The thermodynamic stability...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030033
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
... on the pit surface, at which point the ionic concentration would drop to the saturation value, which is the value in equilibrium with the salt layer. Under these conditions, the pit growth rate is limited by mass transport out of the pit. Salt films are not required for pit stability (although some have...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sfa.t52780019
EISBN: 978-1-62708-268-6
... be to transport people or freight, it may be to launch a projectile, or it may be to manufacture a product. Consider these examples: The automobile is a transportation system. This system is a collection of both parts (the various components that make up the automobile, such as pistons, rings, battery...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2022
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.isceg.t59320011
EISBN: 978-1-62708-332-4
... cores are more expensive compared with the furan systems, but their application is justified if long shelf life, fine finish, and absence of breakage in transportation (for bought-out cores) are major requirements. Shells clamped together as clamshells to form molds are used for casting in some special...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030338
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
... repair differential cell corrosion microbiologically influenced corrosion stray current corrosion PIPELINES play an extremely important role throughout the world as a means of transporting gases and liquids over long distances from their sources to the ultimate consumers. The general public...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 1999
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.caaa.t67870001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-299-0
..., fasteners 5083 For all types of welded assemblies, marine components, and tanks requiring high weld efficiency and maximum joint strength. Used in pressure vessels up to 65 °C (150 °F) and in many cryogenic applications, bridges, freight cars, marine components, TV towers, drilling rigs, transportation...