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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250187
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
..., and its eastern location was problematic, as rail use was moving west. FIG. 11.6 John Fritz was the manager of Bethlehem Steel for over 30 years. He remade the company from a minor rail producer into a major supplier of heavy forgings and armor plate. Source: Linderman Library, Lehigh University...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250059
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
...; this was important because otherwise the recovery of chromium would be too erratic to control the alloy content. Brustlein produced and sold chromium alloy steels for tools, cannon shells, and armor plate over a period of 15 to 20 years before anyone else. In addition, he replaced the manganese with chromium...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.9781627082877
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250207
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... made everything from wire to armor plate to large forgings, built battle ships, aircraft carriers, cruisers, destroyers, landing ships, and freighters, as well as constructed the Empire State Building and the Golden Gate Bridge, ceased to exist on May 2, 2002. FIG. 12.5 Wilbur Ross, a turnaround...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.tpmpa.t54480353
EISBN: 978-1-62708-318-8
... titanium market in 2011. Domestic demand was 56,000 tons for sponge and 44,500 tons for mill products. Fig. 15.5 Titanium use in Japan. PHE, plate heat exchangers. Courtesy of the International Titanium Association Fig. 15.23 (a) Titanium artificial knee with cut-away view. (b) Titanium...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
.... It could be worked hot or cold to produce weapons, armor, knives, and numerous items for everyday life. One of the most interesting objects made with wrought iron is the Ashoka Pillar in New Delhi, India ( FIG. 1.1 ). It is at least 1600 years old and is 16 inches in diameter, 24 feet high, and weighs...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mnm2.t53060001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-261-7
... unsuited to car travel—“without serious breakage of anything.” Meanwhile, interest in vanadium as an alloying element in steel began to grow. At the close of the 19th century, the French started to use vanadium in alloys either alone or in combination with nickel and chromium. Armor plate...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ems.t53730059
EISBN: 978-1-62708-283-9
.... Its low density also is useful in helmets and armored vests. A very tenacious surface oxide forms on titanium, giving it excellent corrosion resistance. Its resistance to corrosion in saltwater is useful in power plants using salt water, in desalinization plants, and wherever sea-water corrosion...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 March 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mgppis.t60400087
EISBN: 978-1-62708-258-7
... Microstructure of a fully pearlitic steel rail. 4% picral etch. 1000× Fig. 4.6 A SEM micrograph of a fully pearlitic microstructure of a steel rail. 4% picral etch. 10,000× Fig. 4.22 (Part 1) ASTM A 247 Plate III method for evaluating the microstructure of nodular graphite in iron castings...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250025
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... was a prolific writer of technical articles, mostly for The New York Times . He was hired in August 1862 by Edwin Stevens, an armament manufacturer, for a trip to Europe to observe the latest developments in ordnance and armor plate. “The commission from Stevens proved to be the turning point in young Holley’s...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.lmub.t53550511
EISBN: 978-1-62708-307-2
... International , 1990 10.31399/asm.hb.v02.a0001107 10.4 Structural Applications for Advanced Ceramics , Engineered Materials Handbook Desk Edition , ASM International , 1995 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003061 10.5 “ Ceramic Materials for Light-Weight Ceramic Polymer Armor Systems ,” CeramTec...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ahsssta.t53700159
EISBN: 978-1-62708-279-2
...: structures and plates for decking Bridges: structure, 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 2012 Chrysler Dodge Dart...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ttg2.t61120139
EISBN: 978-1-62708-269-3
... to develop processing procedures to optimize strength and fracture resistance of Ti-6-22-22-S in sheet, plate, and forged form. The first production applications of Ti-6-22-22-S will be for the F-22 fighter. The alloy provides improved damage tolerance with respect to strength in relation to Ti-6Al-4V...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 1988
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.eihdca.t65220001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-341-6
..., particularly in heat treating of ordnance components such as armor-piercing projectiles and shot. The ability to use induction for local as well as surface hardening was also called upon to salvage over a million projectiles which had been improperly heat treated, yielding local soft spots. In addition...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250129
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... revealed properties of immediate interest, especially corrosion resistance and strength. The metal gained numerous advocates within the military and industry. Early promoters visualized the use of titanium in naval vessels, armor plate, tanks, trucks, landing craft, aircraft structures, and airborne...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 1988
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.eihdca.t65220253
EISBN: 978-1-62708-341-6
...; less strength than Diamonite Nonmagnetic Metals (g) Aluminum alloys Fixture base plates, work tables; useful for soft soldering (does not bond) Brass (free machining) Supporting screws, locators adjacent to coils, sinks, etc; corrosion-resistant pins; quench and recirculating tanks...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cub.t66910331
EISBN: 978-1-62708-250-1
... alloys, and cadmium ( Table 7 ). Metals and alloys compatible in dissimilar-metal couples Table 7 Metals and alloys compatible in dissimilar-metal couples Group number Metallurgical category emf, V Anodic index (a) , V Compatible couples (b) 1 Gold, solid and plated; gold- platinum...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.tpmpa.t54480113
EISBN: 978-1-62708-318-8
... characteristics of titanium. In flat products, for example, sheet exhibits higher strength than plate. This results from the thermomechanical work imparted to the material. The same relationship applies to rolled and forged bar and billet products, and it becomes quite striking as billet sizes are extended beyond...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ttg2.t61120005
EISBN: 978-1-62708-269-3
... and its alloys are formable and readily machinable, assuming reasonable care is taken. Fig. 2.1 Some titanium and titanium alloys product forms. (a) Strip. (b) Slab. (c) Billet. (d) Wire. (e) Sponge. (f) Tube. (g) Plate. Courtesy of Teledyne Wah Chang Albany Some specific examples of product...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2007
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.smnm.t52140165
EISBN: 978-1-62708-264-8
... produced during the deformation. After adequate forging or rolling flow to form a plate geometry, the result is microsegregated sheets of high- and low-manganese content aligned in the plane of the plate. The high-manganese sheets are located at the positions of the prior-interdendritic regions...