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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.faesmch.t51270059
EISBN: 978-1-62708-301-0
... in-flight detonation of explosive devices, an increased awareness to air safety, aircraft security, and airport security has been felt by every airline. The types of explosive devices deployed, the explosive species employed, the methods of concealment, and the timing devices used by the saboteurs are now...
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 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030360
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
... on health, safety, and the environment, and to meet legal requirements, plant owners/operators deploy other resources to monitor and maintain their plants in a safe and efficient condition. Inspection is one of the key resources used and, if properly planned and deployed, can be a very effective means...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.tpsfwea.t59300363
EISBN: 978-1-62708-323-2
... Abstract The chapter covers various aspects of biotribology in the context of dental care, orthopedic implants, haptics, eyewear, and stents and fixation devices. It also addresses the issue of biocompatibility and the effects of friction and contact pressure on skin. bioapplications...
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...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ffub.t53610303
EISBN: 978-1-62708-303-4
... Abstract Fracture control can be defined as a concerted effort to maintain operating safety without catastrophic failure by fracture. It requires an understanding of how cracks affect structural integrity and strength and the time that a crack can grow before it exceeds permissible size...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 April 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.imub.t53720021
EISBN: 978-1-62708-305-8
..., and measurement of material dimensions. It discusses the mechanisms, advantages, limitations, components, and applications of various visual inspection tools, namely magnifying devices, lighting for visual inspection, measuring devices, miscellaneous measuring equipment, record-keeping devices, and macroetching...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 November 2023
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ceeg.t59370177
EISBN: 978-1-62708-447-5
... as the capability for computerized solidification and flow simulation techniques have positioned the GPM process as a very cost competitive method to meet the most stringent quality and property requirements of critical safety components. Critical safety components are those in which deficiency in quality...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2016
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hpcspa.t54460107
EISBN: 978-1-62708-285-3
.... Fig. 4.5 Impact Innovations ISS 5/11. Courtesy of Impact Innovations GmbH New accessories have been developed as well, including the following: An inner coating device has been developed. Now it is possible to coat the insides of pipes, down to a diameter of 80 mm (3 in.). The inside...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.jub.t53290207
EISBN: 978-1-62708-306-5
... threaded fasteners require that the heads be marked for grade identification. Grade markings are a safety device that provides a positive check on selection, use, and inspection. The markings reduce the possibility of selecting and using a bolt of insufficient strength, which might lead to a failure...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.faesmch.t51270005
EISBN: 978-1-62708-301-0
..., failure analysis helps considerably in improving the reliability and safety of machinery and structural hardware that form the heart of modern industries. In the last few decades, systematic failure investigations carried out on several failed components have generated a fund of useful information...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2023
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.edfatr.t56090063
EISBN: 978-1-62708-462-8
... Custom Fault analog fault simulation for functional safety and test coverage analysis, https://www.synopsys.com/implementation-and-signoff/ams-simulation/primesim-custom-fault.html ( 2021 ). 11. Melis T. , Simeu E. , Auvray E. , Saury L. , Improved Fault Diagnosis of Analog...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1984
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mpp.t67850060
EISBN: 978-1-62708-260-0
... and cures. It also provides recommendations for handling specific materials and addresses safety concerns. light microscopy metallographic sectioning specimen preparation 2-1 Introduction The preparation steps for light microscopy, often viewed as a tedious, frustrating process, are of great...
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: 01 November 2023
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.edfatr.9781627084628
EISBN: 978-1-62708-462-8
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 November 2023
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ceeg.t59370095
EISBN: 978-1-62708-447-5
... logically to maximize product flow. Small and medium-sized castings are randomly oriented during the shakeout operation, which presents a challenge for automation. Castings from different molding lines may share a common shakeout unit, where the potential for mixing different castings is high. Devices...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 June 2023
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.atia.t59340429
EISBN: 978-1-62708-427-7
... resistance) feature in these applications. This chapter describes the ways in which aluminum has been applied to recreation, with a special attention to how its usage has changed the nature of these pursuits. Water Sports The introduction of aluminum to water sports has led to a number of safety...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mfadr7.t91110587
EISBN: 978-1-62708-247-1
... to annoyance or can escalate to safety or even life-threatening situation. Failure Analysis (FA) of these components helps determine the root cause and improve the overall quality and reliability of the electronic systems. Passive components can be broadly divided into Capacitors (CAPS), Resistors...
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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
.... Engineering drawings typically define dimensional and material requirements but not performance, reliability, safety, and other requirements, which are typically defined in specifications. The failure analysis team should review with the engineers exactly what requirements the product is supposed to meet...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cfap.t69780159
EISBN: 978-1-62708-281-5
... are used in the building, transportation, appliance, and electronic industries ( Ref 4 ). For any given application, three types of fire safety requirements must generally be met: customer requirements, government requirements, and insurance requirements ( Ref 5 ). These requirements are not necessarily...