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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 November 2023
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ceeg.t59370001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-447-5
... determine the layout plans, the storage area poses some challenges in ensuring that adequate provision is made. Table 1.6 offers some guidance for iron foundries. The areas for steel foundries can be determined by allowing a safety margin over the data found in Table 1.6 . Storage area guidelines...
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...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2010
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.scm.t52870489
EISBN: 978-1-62708-314-0
... Abstract This chapter discusses design and certification considerations, including materials and process selection, the building block approach to certification, design allowables, and design guidelines. It also includes information on damage tolerance and environmental sensitivity...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2022
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.isceg.t59320049
EISBN: 978-1-62708-332-4
... engineering of concrete structures with brittle materials requires a higher factor of safety (2.5 to 3.0). General engineering components fall in between. General guidelines for choice of factor of safety Table 5.3 General guidelines for choice of factor of safety Factor of safety Reliability...
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: 30 November 2023
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ceeg.t59370095
EISBN: 978-1-62708-447-5
... per minute (1981 to 2896 meters per minute). Wheel speeds and feeds It is important to follow manufacturers’ guidelines for safety and efficiency. Size and hardness of contact area Use for large contact area use – coarser grit and softer grade. Fine grit wheels work best for grinding hard...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2022
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.isceg.t59320163
EISBN: 978-1-62708-332-4
... and applications of ductile iron. Next, the effects of various factors on the grades, chemistry, matrix, and mechanical properties of ductile iron are covered. This is followed by a section detailing the ductile iron treatment methods and the quality control methods used. Guidelines for gating and feeder design...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ex2.t69980551
EISBN: 978-1-62708-342-3
... 9000—guidelines for selection and application ISO 9001—model for statement on quality control in production, assembly, and customer service ISO 9002—model for statement for quality control in production and assembly ISO 9003—model for statement for quality control in final inspection ISO...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2022
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.isceg.t59320011
EISBN: 978-1-62708-332-4
... regulations for operator safety. The core room supervisor’s experience is useful in the design of these features. 3.4.1 Computer-Aided Core Box Design, Core Blowing, and Curing Core boxes for complex cores are expensive to build, and modifications by trial and error are prohibitive. Computer simulation...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ahsssta.t53700071
EISBN: 978-1-62708-279-2
... vehicles is to improve occupant safety during frontal and side collisions. From the point of view of crashworthiness, a car is divided into two distinct zones: safety zone and crushing zone. The safety zone includes the occupant compartment, which must be rigid to resist plastic deformation...
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...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.jub.t53290001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-306-5
... design departments now improve the ease with which products are assembled by using design for assembly (DFA) techniques, which seek to ensure ease of assembly by developing designs that are easy to assemble. This chapter discusses the general guidelines for DFA and concurrent engineering rules before...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2022
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.isceg.t59320063
EISBN: 978-1-62708-332-4
... and junctions; making suggestions about casting design to eliminate distortion; optimizing the gating design for slag-free metal; and establishing the feeding techniques to eliminate shrink porosity. This chapter provides the guidelines for these responsibilities. In addition, the guidelines for the use...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 November 2023
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ceeg.t59370059
EISBN: 978-1-62708-447-5
... iron or fabricated steel. Large flask sizes are made by assembling cast steel sides. Trunnions for handling are usually produced out of cast steel and bolted to the sides. Fabricated steel flasks usually have welded trunnions ( Ref 1 ). 4.1.1 Materials for Flasks A general guideline is presented...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 February 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.chffa.t51040237
EISBN: 978-1-62708-300-3
... for vehicle safety and must be free of defects. These defects could be visible external ones, such as laps or cracks, or nonvisible internal defects, such as chevron cracking ( Fig. 18.2 ) [ Hannan et al., 2000 ]. Fig. 18.2 Automotive axle shaft with chevrons [ Hannan et al., 2000 ] Spherical...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 March 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.aet.t68260233
EISBN: 978-1-62708-336-2
.... The ability to define accurately these needs, including design, performance, price, safety, delivery, and so on, will place a manufacturer ahead of competitors in the market. Quality control is used to obtain control of quality in a production process and to monitor the output of a respective production...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.aceg.t68410151
EISBN: 978-1-62708-280-8
...-quality castings. The process offer advantages, such as: The process produces structural castings for high integrity such as safety-critical applications. The process is capable of producing consistent quality. The process is relatively simple with minimum instrumentation for process control...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ahsssta.t53700127
EISBN: 978-1-62708-279-2
... of springback. Hot formed steels are suitable for structural and safety component applications such as bumper beams, fender beams, B-pillars, and door, floor, and roof reinforcements. Tempering Martensite The transformation from austenite to martensite produces a brittle microstructure with low fracture...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 June 2023
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.atia.t59340413
EISBN: 978-1-62708-427-7
.... In the construction field and other outdoor applications, aluminum extruded shapes find uses in sunshades, louvers, canopies, archways, scaffolding, railings, roadside safety equipment, and bleachers, benches, and seats for sports stadiums. They are integral to safety and comfort at parks, golf courses, bicycle...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.pnfn.t65900167
EISBN: 978-1-62708-350-8
... not to overetch. Care should be exercised when using picric acid (refer to the Material Safety Data Sheet, MSDS). Proper storage of picric acid powder is critical to operator and technician safety, and the powder should be kept very moist or even under water. Tips for Using Etchants Here are a few...