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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 1988
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.eihdca.t65220315
EISBN: 978-1-62708-341-6
... competitor, gas-fired furnace heating. Several typical examples are provided to illustrate the economic considerations in design and application of induction heating processes. cost analysis gas-fired furnaces induction heating process economics Induction heating affords a rapid, efficient...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030180
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
... and theory of anodic protection are summarized. In addition to briefly describing the various items used for each component of an anodic protection system, the chapter presents design concerns as well as applications of the system. Factors concerning the economic justification of anodic protection are also...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 March 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.pht2.t51440243
EISBN: 978-1-62708-262-4
... Abstract A successful heat treating operation is determined by the ability to satisfy the customer's quality requirements consistently and economically. This chapter reviews the steps that are important to produce quality parts in heat treating with a brief practical explanation of each...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cub.t66910001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-250-1
... Abstract Corrosion can be defined as a chemical or electrochemical reaction between a material, usually a metal, and its environment that produces a deterioration of the material and its properties. This chapter describes the effects and economic impact of corrosion in major industrial plants...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ex2.t69980009
EISBN: 978-1-62708-342-3
.... Therefore, the design of the cross section of the semifinished product can practically ignore any limitations associated with subsequent processing operations. The most suitable cross-sectional geometry can be freely selected for the specific application. Simple matching of the cross-sectional geometry...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cfap.t69780051
EISBN: 978-1-62708-281-5
... or replacing a product formerly made of another material, have four major concerns ( Ref 1 ): Designing products that can be built as easily and economically as possible Ensuring product reliability Simplifying product maintenance and extending product life Ensuring timely delivery of materials...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.fibtca.t52430017
EISBN: 978-1-62708-253-2
... of infrastructure for sustained economic growth and industrial development of any nation. The sources of fuel for power generation fall under the category of either nonrenewable energy sources such as coal, natural gas, oil, and nuclear; or renewable energy sources such as hydro, wind, solar, biomass, geothermal...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 July 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.fec.t65940001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-302-7
... of the steering mechanism. Design for corrosion resistance may be almost exclusively for appearance when favorable appearance is an economic advantage. Stainless steel and aluminum are frequently used for architectural applications and in food service largely for appearance. They also are used for trim...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cw.t51820077
EISBN: 978-1-62708-339-3
... Heater Tubes,” ASME SA-450 , American Society of Mechanical Engineers , 2001 32. Chung Y. , “Metallographic Evaluation of Type 430 Stainless Steel Economizer Tube/Header Weld Samples, Lab Test Report, FTI Anamet Inc. , Hayward, CA , 2000 33. “ASME B&PV Code Section VIII...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2004
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.aacppa.t51140001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-335-5
... capable of meeting manufacturing objectives, component performance criteria, and economic targets. This reference volume is not intended as a guide to producing aluminum alloy castings; for example, it does not cover the details of how to design and build molds, inject the molten alloys, and sequence...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cub.t66910331
EISBN: 978-1-62708-250-1
... Maintainability Specification coverage Availability of design data Experience base with this or similar materials Selection considerations Expected total life or plant or process Estimated service life of material Reliability (safety and economic consequences of failure) Availability...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 February 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.chffa.t51040001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-300-3
... is economically attractive only when a large number of parts must be produced and/or when the mechanical properties required in the finished product can be obtained only by a forming process. Metal forming includes a large number of manufacturing processes producing industrial products as well as military...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ahsssta.t53700249
EISBN: 978-1-62708-279-2
.... The chapter also provides information on recycling and the economics of AHSS. advanced high-strength steels metal recycling economics sustainability SUSTAINABILITY is a complex combination of an interdependent global system comprising of economic, social, political, and environmental entities...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1989
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.dmlahtc.t60490001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-340-9
... on fracture mechanics, resulting in considerable savings ( Ref 2 ). Many fossil power plants originally designed 30 years ago for base-load operation are now being pressed into cyclic duty for economic reasons. Life-assessment techniques can quantify the penalty in terms of reduced plant life resulting from...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.faesmch.t51270003
EISBN: 978-1-62708-301-0
... as an unacceptable gap between its expected and actual performance. It is a condition that makes the structure unable to perform its intended function safely, reliably, and economically. Such an unacceptable difference can be due to many reasons. A later chapter explains that the causes of failures rest in defects...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ex2.t69980001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-342-3
... of the nineteenth century. Many of the important elements of the process used today were, however, developed during this period. The first known design of a (vertical) hydraulic extrusion press for lead tube was developed by the Englishman Thomas Burr in 1820 ( Fig. 1.5 ). It had a container A, an extrusion...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ssde.t52310225
EISBN: 978-1-62708-286-0
... and nitrogen, but also the oxygen and sulfur from solution. This sharply improves resistance to pitting corrosion. Niobium is used to costabilize and fight creep. These alloys are therefore essentially interstitial free and have excellent formability, which the designs of exhaust system components require...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sfa.t52780183
EISBN: 978-1-62708-268-6
... or economically viable. For example, if a manufacturer has a large inventory of potentially defective components and plans to implement a design change as a future corrective action, it may make sense to screen the existing inventory on an interim basis until the design change is incorporated. However, interim...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2016
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hpcspa.t54460107
EISBN: 978-1-62708-285-3
.... The successful cooperation between HSU and CGT was the basis of this complex development work. The results of R&D studies by HSU scientists were used at CGT to create a detailed engineering design taking into consideration the requirements of industrial end users of the technology. This chapter...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ex2.t69980323
EISBN: 978-1-62708-342-3
... with the optimum quality and economic efficiency. As discussed in Chapter 3 , direct hot extrusion is the most widely used process, and the term extrusion usually refers to this process. The machinery used is usually based on so-called standard designs. The other extrusion processes usually require...