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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ssde.t52310225
EISBN: 978-1-62708-286-0
...: Ref 2 Abstract Abstract This chapter is a detailed account of the applications of stainless steel in automotive and transport systems. The discussion covers exhaust systems, structural components, automotive components, trucks, and rail transport. References References 1...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ex2.t69980009
EISBN: 978-1-62708-342-3
... for the manufacture of stairs and landing ramps. The bottom large profile had a width of 600 mm and a height of 28 mm. Source: Alusuisse Fig. 2.73 Application of extruded sections in AlMgSi0.5 for transport systems in production applications and warehouses. (a) A multicore hollow section for the rail...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250013
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... or other iron-bearing minerals were found in conjunction with plentiful supplies of wood for charcoal, iron was made, provided either a local population or water transportation to a ready market was also present. Ironmaking spread to New Jersey by 1710, with other operations extending to the Oxford Furnace...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.spsp2.t54410315
EISBN: 978-1-62708-265-5
... placed on rail steels and the approaches used to improve rail steel performance ( Ref 15.4 – 15.6 ). Rails are subject to heavy contact cyclic loading that accompanies increased car size and loading, to 100 and 125 ton capacity, increased train size, and increased train speeds used to transport bulk...
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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
... including three arms, 90° wrists, and gripper rotation. From M. R. Farber and G. P. Welch, Industrial Heating , Vol 53, No. 7, July, 1986, p 24 ( Ref 10 ) Fig. 10.9 Cross sections of common induction coil-guide rail arrangements used in bar and billet handling. S-Induction coil. R-Refractory...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 1999
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.caaa.t67870001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-299-0
... and the classifications, designations, and grades of available product forms. It also explains how aluminum alloys are used in aerospace, automotive, rail, and marine applications as well as in building and construction, electrical products, manufacturing equipment, packaging, and consumer durables such as appliances...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.emea.t52240349
EISBN: 978-1-62708-251-8
..., and the hot metal flows into specially constructed railway containers that transport the liquid iron to the BOF, where it is made into steel. The molten slag, which floats on the iron, is removed by tapping at regular intervals. A successful steelmaking furnace campaign can last for ten continuous years...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2016
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hpcspa.t54460227
EISBN: 978-1-62708-285-3
... Fretting Damage on an A357 Transmission Housing B-1 Forward Equipment Bay Panel TD-63 Hydraulic Actuator Body Al-2024 and Al-7075 Aircraft Components B-1 Nose Landing Gear False Axle LAU-128 Missile Rail Aging Aircraft Hinge Fitting Magnesium alloys have been developed that have good...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mfub.t53740001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-308-9
... into specially constructed railway containers that transport the liquid iron to the basic oxygen furnace (BOF), where it is made into steel. The molten slag, which floats on the iron, is removed by tapping at regular intervals. A successful steelmaking furnace campaign can last for ten continuous years or more...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ex2.t69980323
EISBN: 978-1-62708-342-3
... ... Billet II, III ... ... I, II Container, die ... ... I, II ... Removal transport Discard II, III II, III, IV I, II ... Shell ... ... I, II ... (a) Product: wire(b); bar = I; section = II; hollow section = III; flat section = IV (c) (b) Billet-on-billet extrusion...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 September 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.fahtsc.t51130043
EISBN: 978-1-62708-284-6
.... , Forensic Investigation of Failed Mast Arms of Traffic Signal Supported Structures , Transport. Res. Record, Des. Struc. 2002 , 2002 , p 9 – 16 10.3141/1814-02 3. “ Loss of Control and Impact with Pacific Ocean Alaska Airlines Flight 261 McDonnell Douglas MD-83, N963AS about 2.7 Miles North...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ahsssta.t53700225
EISBN: 978-1-62708-279-2
... and thicknesses are placed to improve product performance. In many applications TWB eliminate the need for reinforcements. Examples of automotive applications of TWB include side frames, door inners, B-pillars, cross members, shock towers, floor pans, and rails. The Ultra-Light Steel Auto Body (ULSAB...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ahsssta.t53700001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-279-2
... trucks, consumes the highest percentage of petroleum in relation to other industries such as air, rail, and marine. The chart also shows that by the year 2035, transportation petroleum consumption is expected to grow to more than 16 M pbpd. The gap between U.S. petroleum production and consumption...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 March 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.pht2.t51440055
EISBN: 978-1-62708-262-4
..., the car moved into the furnace on rails, and the door closed. Troughs filled with sand usually provide a seal between the lower edges of the furnace and the car bottom. Another variation of this design is the elevator car-bottom furnace, where the furnace shell may be lifted while the car bottom is being...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 1999
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.caaa.t67870085
EISBN: 978-1-62708-299-0
..., because the fretting debris was found to be pyrophoric. In a case investigated by the author, high-purity (HP) aluminum “logs” (cylinders 250 mm, or 10 in., in diameter), were transported by rail to the plant where they were to be extruded as buss bars. Black marks (that is, fretting debris) were noticed...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.lmub.t53550621
EISBN: 978-1-62708-307-2
... million during the same time period. Over the next 50 years, worldwide numbers are likely to increase 3 to 5 times, resulting in 2 to 3.5 billion light vehicle registrations . While lightweight materials do, and will increasingly, play an important role in all aspects of the transportation industry (rail...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ex2.9781627083423
EISBN: 978-1-62708-342-3
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ffub.t53610501
EISBN: 978-1-62708-303-4
..., hydrogen can contribute to SCC, often making it difficult to distinguish between SCC and hydrogen embrittlement. Fig. 16 Schematic of stress-corrosion crack showing important transport and corrosion reactions. A– represents negatively charged anions migrating to the crack tip; M w + represents...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mnm2.t53060175
EISBN: 978-1-62708-261-7
.... Some steel components are so small that a magnifying glass is required to see their details, while other steel components may weigh hundreds of tons. For example, steel tubes over a mile long can be coiled, transported on a truck, and uncoiled into an oil well. The many product forms of steels include...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.horfi.t51180029
EISBN: 978-1-62708-256-3
... by the U.S. Department of Transportation and NACE International, the Corrosion Society, the direct cost of corrosion in the United States alone was estimated to be $276 billion each year, and this loss frequently is due to improper maintenance ( Ref 1 ). Unfortunately, the cost of proper maintenance can also...