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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ssde.t52310213
EISBN: 978-1-62708-286-0
... factors pertinent to important considerations in buildings, namely surface finish aesthetics, flatness, maintenance, repair, fabrication, and service considerations. It ends with a section providing information on concrete reinforcing bar. stainless steel construction corrosion resistance...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cub.t66910001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-250-1
... of a section of highway, the collapse of electrical towers, and damage to buildings, parking structures, and bridges, etc., resulting in significant repair costs and endangering public safety. For example, the sudden collapse because of corrosion fatigue of the Silver Bridge over the Ohio River at Point...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2016
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hpcspa.t54460277
EISBN: 978-1-62708-285-3
... Abstract This chapter focuses on high-pressure cold spray applications pertaining to repair and refurbishment in the aerospace, oil and gas, and power-generation industries, the last specifically involving repair of gas turbine components. Advantages of cold spray coating in the repair...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 July 1997
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.wip.t65930179
EISBN: 978-1-62708-359-1
... Abstract This article describes the repair of weld defects and failed structures. It provides information on three factors that must first be considered before attempting a repair, namely material weldability, nature of the failure that prompted the repair, and involvement of any code...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2010
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.scm.t52870489
EISBN: 978-1-62708-314-0
... Abstract This chapter discusses design and certification considerations, including materials and process selection, the building block approach to certification, design allowables, and design guidelines. It also includes information on damage tolerance and environmental sensitivity...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2010
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hss.t52790101
EISBN: 978-1-62708-356-0
... about repairs, the building had fallen into disrepair, and there were few tenants by 1975, when it was acquired by the Massachusetts Mutual Insurance Company of Springfield, Mass. Massachusetts Mutual paid approximately $35 million for the building and spent another $23 million on restoration...
Book Chapter

Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ssde.t52310193
EISBN: 978-1-62708-286-0
.... Typical concentrations for H 2 SO 4 pickling are 8 to 15% by weight. Bath temperatures are generally 150 °F (65 °C). The rate of pickling decreases rapidly as iron builds up in the bath, and the bath must be replaced for efficient pickling. The attack of H 2 SO 4 on the base metal can be severe...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ffub.t53610303
EISBN: 978-1-62708-303-4
... to sustain defects or cracks safely, until such time that action is (or can be) taken to eliminate the cracks by repair or by replacing the cracked structure or component . In the design stage, one still has the option to select a more crack-resistant material or improve the structural design to ensure...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 June 2023
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.atia.t59340325
EISBN: 978-1-62708-427-7
... benefit from the weight savings, corrosion resistance, and weldability of aluminum products. Welding is particularly important for aluminum boats and ships; a watertight structure that can be repaired when needed is critical. Saving weight above deck is particularly desirable to help keep the center...
Book Chapter

Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.piht2.t55050293
EISBN: 978-1-62708-311-9
... densities and those without magnetic flux concentrators. If any leaks develop, the coils should be removed from production, cleaned, and repaired. Common coil problems are: Arcing: Arcing may occur due to the coil coming in contact with the workpiece or it could be the result of foreign debris...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2010
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hss.t52790123
EISBN: 978-1-62708-356-0
... tool company. He was married the same year and moved to a job at the American Pulley Company as their chief draftsman. The company stamped steel pedestals for Hale & Kilburn, a Philadelphia firm that produced seating for railways and street cars. Budd Builds the First Steel Railway Carriage...
Book Chapter

Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2010
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.scm.t52870101
EISBN: 978-1-62708-314-0
... on the tool and the part configuration are often the overriding factors in the selection process. For instance, it would not make good economic sense to build an inexpensive prototype tool that would only last for several parts when the application calls for a long production run. Part configuration...
Book Chapter

Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sch6.t68200164
EISBN: 978-1-62708-354-6
... number of molds before repairs or replacement are necessary. Frequent handling leads to the damage of softwood patterns more readily than hardwoods. Hardwoods, such as mahogany and cherry, are more durable than the softwoods. Some foundries prefer hard maple or birch for core prints for longer life...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250013
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... Abstract This chapter is a chronological account of the development of ironmaking in colonial America from 1645 to 1870. The discussion covers the spread of ironmaking in many of the colonies in the northeast, canal building in Pennsylvania, the replacement of charcoal by anthracite coal...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2016
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hpcspa.t54460001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-285-3
...- or aluminum-base anticorrosion coatings onto steel, for example, in repair shops or in the field. The development of special composite metal/ceramic powders for use in such systems has also expanded the range of materials that can be successfully deposited. Cold Spray versus Thermal Spray Compared...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 June 2023
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.atia.t59340413
EISBN: 978-1-62708-427-7
... stress than the original EC alloy. Since 1987, the National Electrical Code (NEC) has specifically required that aluminum building wire be fabricated from 8 xxx alloys, and coils of wire are marked as such ( Ref 18.5 ). These alloys were developed to optimize the conductivity/strength balance...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ffub.t53610377
EISBN: 978-1-62708-303-4
... and should not be used where load paths are complex (e.g., lugs and fittings); composites are susceptible to impact damage, and delaminations or ply separations can occur; and composites are more difficult to repair than metallic structure. The major cost driver in fabrication for a conventional hand...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2010
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hss.t52790257
EISBN: 978-1-62708-356-0
..., was severely damaged. Erastus Corning came to Ludlum’s rescue. Mr. Corning decided to build a new plant at Watervliet, New York. In 1907, the company was moved to Watervliet, and in 1910, the company was renamed Ludlum Steel Company. Ludlum produced one of the first commercial heats of chromium stainless steel...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ex2.t69980009
EISBN: 978-1-62708-342-3
... 60% [ Ing 91 ]. Whereas the French high-speed train TGV of the SNCF with its respectable power and proven ability over several years was manufactured in steel, the German Railway decided to build its 280 km/h (175 mph) high-speed trains InterCity Express 1 (ICE1) and InterCity Express 2 (ICE2...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2010
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hss.9781627083560
EISBN: 978-1-62708-356-0