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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.pnfn.t65900039
EISBN: 978-1-62708-350-8
... develop, institute, and maintain health and safety practices sufficient and in compliance with regulatory requirements. Furnace Heating A furnace can be heated electrically or by natural gas. The choice of heating medium depends on: Heating medium availability, efficiency, and cost...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 June 2023
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.atia.t59340413
EISBN: 978-1-62708-427-7
... traffic control grid. These active devices require mechanical and electrical equipment and a dependable source of power. Aluminum castings, sheet, and extrusions are the key for providing such reliable and durable safety devices. Figure 18.7 illustrates the use of several aluminum components...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.faesmch.t51270059
EISBN: 978-1-62708-301-0
..., and relocation and also to provide procedures to assess risk of brittle fracture ( Ref 3 ). 8.5 Safety Regulations for Transmission Pipelines Failures of Oil Transmission Pipelines A pipeline for gasoline, in Minnesota, constructed in 1957 with electric resistance welded (ERW) pipes, burst on July 8...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 November 2023
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ceeg.t59370177
EISBN: 978-1-62708-447-5
... Electrical Motor housings, lamp post parts, junction boxes Note: Products shown in bold are safety-critical components. A safety-critical component is one where the quality requirement is the most critical because a failure of any of these components due to any deficiency of integrity may result...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 April 2024
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.phtpp.t59380185
EISBN: 978-1-62708-456-7
... in the procedure: Pay careful attention to safety items. Door opens before lighting. Run cycle following shop order instructions. Operator to place initials, date, time loaded, and shop order number on chart recorder. ISO Work Instruction E–3A Start-Up and Shutdown of Lindberg GVRT Batch...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1989
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.dmlahtc.t60490001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-340-9
... in projected demand growth rates Limited availability of suitable sites for new construction Increasingly stringent environmental, safety, and other regulations Increasing awareness of the technological feasibility of extending component life. Several preliminary studies have shown that the cost...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2004
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.tt2.t51060239
EISBN: 978-1-62708-355-3
... the parameters and standards related to low-temperature tensile testing. The chapter discusses the factors involved in controlling test temperature. Finally, the chapter discusses the safety issues concerning the use of cooled methanol, liquid-nitrogen, and liquid helium. ceramics mechanical properties...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sfa.t52780147
EISBN: 978-1-62708-268-6
... tolerance conditions (both mechanical and electrical) may not be fully analyzed during the design, which can result in excess clearance, mechanical interference, or degraded system performance. The requirements flowdown from the system level to the subsystem or component level may not appropriately...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.pnfn.t65900231
EISBN: 978-1-62708-350-8
... baths. Advantages of the salt bath furnace include: Simple design Fueled by either natural gas or electricity Easy to operate Excellent heat transfer and temperature uniformity Not capital intensive Major disadvantages of the salt bath procedure have been cleanliness and effluent...
Book Chapter

Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.pnfn.t65900053
EISBN: 978-1-62708-350-8
... bath. The chapter explains the procedures for maintenance of the salt bath and related equipment. It also discusses safety precautions and design parameters for furnace equipment. furnace equipment maintenance safety precautions salt bath nitriding sodium carbonate sodium cyanate titration...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mnm2.t53060407
EISBN: 978-1-62708-261-7
... competition, environmental impacts, safety concerns, and legal liability. Making successful products involves a series of interrelated functions ( Fig. 17.1 ) that are not always sufficiently realized. Though practices vary, design and materials selection must be a cooperative effort with ongoing...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 November 2023
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ceeg.t59370095
EISBN: 978-1-62708-447-5
... by pneumatic air or by electric motors. Adjustable stands provide for ergonomics, which improves operator safety and productivity. The manipulation of castings is accomplished by a jib crane operated by the grinding operator. Larger castings are ground using swing frame grinders, where the rotating...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 July 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.bcp.t52230499
EISBN: 978-1-62708-298-3
... Abstract Beryllium-related lung diseases were first reported in the 1930s, several years after the emergence of beryllium metals in manufactured products. Since then, there have been numerous studies around the world and continued refinement of recommendations and safety standards. This chapter...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.emea.t52240597
EISBN: 978-1-62708-251-8
... good electrical conductivity (41% IACS, or International Annealed Copper Standard) and thermal conductivity (210 W/m · K, or 125 Btu/ft · h · °F). The specific modulus (elastic modulus/density) is higher than that of aluminum, magnesium, or titanium. The high specific modulus, combined with low thermal...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 1983
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mlt.t62860343
EISBN: 978-1-62708-348-5
... embrittlement must be considered. Hydrogen embrittlement is discussed briefly in § 10.4 . Although safety is the principal motivation for studying the compatibility of materials, material incompatibility is only one of many hazards associated with cryogenic fluids. The reader interested in a fuller account...
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By Kenneth A. Walsh
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 July 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.bcp.t52230001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-298-3
... corrosion resistance High electrical and thermal conductivity Nonmagnetic Copper-beryllium dies for plastic pressing High hardness and thermal conductivity Copper-beryllium electrodes for resistance welding High hardness and electrical conductivity Safety tools in mines and oil tankers...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2022
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.isceg.t59320305
EISBN: 978-1-62708-332-4
... of Electric Vehicles on the Iron and Steel Casting Market Electric vehicles influence material options and engineering changes for lightweighting, safety, ride comfort, and affordability. Figure 13.14 provides an overview of vehicle components that are challenged for weight reduction in electric...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030338
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
... failures and the role that external corrosion plays in these failures, it is apparent that proper corrosion control can have a major impact on the safety, environmental preservation, and the economics of pipeline operation. The vast majority of underground pipelines are made of carbon steel, based...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2016
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hpcspa.t54460107
EISBN: 978-1-62708-285-3
... specifically designed to handle the extremely cold liquid nitrogen while minimizing flash losses. The pumps are usually driven by electrical motors and have the advantages over warm gaseous compressors of low power consumption, single-stage pressurization, and lower capital and maintenance costs because...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030360
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
... (PCN) or American Society of Nondestructive Testing (ASNT) standards or to an equivalent nationally recognized qualification program. Site safety implications : Some NDE techniques may introduce additional hazards to the site, such as electrical (spark potential), chemical, fire, or radiation...