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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.fibtca.t52430017
EISBN: 978-1-62708-253-2
... the flue gases, coming out of the economizer, is further utilized for preheating the air before supplying it to the combustion chamber. The efficiency of conventional fossil fuel or coal-fired power plants is mainly governed by the steam temperature and pressure at which they operate, and efforts...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ahsssta.t53700159
EISBN: 978-1-62708-279-2
..., construction, aerospace, power generation, ship building, railway, oil extraction, and manufacturing. Figure 11.16 shows how steel touches all aspects of daily life. In 2011, 1518 million tons of steel were produced. The construction industry uses 51% of the produced steel, followed by the automotive...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.tpmpa.t54480353
EISBN: 978-1-62708-318-8
... equipment, sporting goods, oil and gas production, and marine vessels. aerospace applications medical applications power utility applications titanium THE BIRTH of the commercial titanium industry occurred when U.S. companies TIMET and Rem-Cru Titanium were established in 1950. With the...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.tpsfwea.t59300335
EISBN: 978-1-62708-323-2
... than the Stellite 6 control, which is approximately 43 HRC. These data suggest that any chromia, alumina, titanium carbide, and tungsten carbide thermal spray coatings will improve solid-particle erosion resistance; that is the incredible power of thermal spray processes. Materials that are impossible...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2004
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.aacppa.9781627083355
EISBN: 978-1-62708-335-5
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2016
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hpcspa.t54460227
EISBN: 978-1-62708-285-3
... Gas, and Power-Generation Industries,” in this book. References 9.1 Hale S. , Russell G. , and Birtch W. , “ Kinematic Spray for Corrosion Protection and Metal Part Restoration ,” National Center of Manufacturing Sciences , 2014 9.2 Eden T. , Potter J...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 February 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.chffa.9781627083003
EISBN: 978-1-62708-300-3
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.tpsfwea.9781627083232
EISBN: 978-1-62708-323-2
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 July 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.bcp.t52230295
EISBN: 978-1-62708-298-3
... other mill forms. Spinning involves forming sheet metal or tubing into seamless, circular shapes (hollow cylinders, hemispheres, cones, domes, etc.) by a combination of rotation and force. The forming can be done by either manual spinning or by power spinning. Manual spinning results in...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.fibtca.t52430001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-253-2
... production of the other, a substantial improvement in energy efficiency can be achieved. For example, the waste heat (i.e., heat discarded from a conventional power generation unit such as a steam turbine) is recovered and subsequently utilized as thermal energy for applications such as space heating and...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mfadr7.t91110461
EISBN: 978-1-62708-247-1
... Abstract The ultimate goal of the failure analysis process is to find physical evidence that can identify the root cause of the failure. Transmission electron microscopy (TEM) has emerged as a powerful tool to characterize subtle defects. This article discusses the sample preparation procedures...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2007
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.htcma.t52080321
EISBN: 978-1-62708-304-1
... Abstract Fireside corrosion can be a serious problem in oil-fired boilers and in refinery furnaces fired with low-grade fuels. This chapter provides an overview of fireside or oil-ash corrosion and the problems it can cause in utility power boilers and petrochemical refinery furnaces. It...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.piht2.t55050025
EISBN: 978-1-62708-311-9
... utility and converts it into a high-frequency output. This chapter begins with a discussion of the types of power supplies and discusses the system elements and their influence on system requirements. Fig. 3.1 Elements of an induction heat-treating system. Source: Ref 1...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cub.t66910427
EISBN: 978-1-62708-250-1
... Abstract Corrosion testing and monitoring are powerful tools in the fight to control corrosion. This chapter provides a general overview of three major categories of corrosion tests, namely laboratory tests, pilot-plant tests, and field tests. It begins with brief sections describing the...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mfadr7.t91110262
EISBN: 978-1-62708-247-1
... layers” on the CAD layout. A virtual layer can contain various user-defined information, as well as external data sources, that can be overlaid onto the CAD layout and live FA equipment. The following section highlights this powerful capability in the EFI workflow of Automated Test Pattern Generation...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cfap.t69780089
EISBN: 978-1-62708-281-5
... uniqueness of the infrared spectrum of a material, the identification of unknown materials, as well as chromatographic or wet chemical fractions, is one of the most powerful functions of IR spectroscopy. In addition, the progress of most thermoset reactions can be followed by monitoring appropriate...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mfadr7.t91110666
EISBN: 978-1-62708-247-1
... models used by reliability engineers: Arrhenius, Eyring, and power law models. The chapter concludes with information on failure rates and mechanisms and the two techniques for uncovering reliability issues, namely burn-in and outlier screening. Arrhenius models burn-in screening experiment...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 February 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.chffa.t51040151
EISBN: 978-1-62708-300-3
... formulas for calculating shearing force, work, and power and describes various ways to increase production rates. billets shearing shearing equipment References [Altan et al., 1973] Altan T. , Boulger F. , Becker J. , Akgerman N. , Henning H...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.fibtca.t52430409
EISBN: 978-1-62708-253-2
... Abstract The power generating industry has become proficient at predicting how long a component will last under a given set of operating conditions. This chapter explains how such predictions are made in the case of boiler tubes. It identifies critical damage mechanisms, progressive failure...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mfadr7.t91110132
EISBN: 978-1-62708-247-1
... design elements [10] . Courtesy of Barbeau, Alton, and Igarashi. EOTPR case studies to identify substrate failures [3] [7] , C4bump failures [3] and OPENs in TSV [5] are discussed in detail. TDR is powerful, non-contact and non-destructive techniques that have been successfully applied...