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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cub.t66910193
EISBN: 978-1-62708-250-1
... soil characteristics that control the corrosivity of soils to steel and other metals include the following: Aeration and water-retention (permeability) characteristics of the soil Dissolved salt content and resistivity of the soil Soil acidity Presence of ionic species in the soil...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cfap.t69780336
EISBN: 978-1-62708-281-5
...-starch blends MOST WIDELY USED PLASTIC materials developed in the past 50 years are characteristically durable and inert in the presence of microbes. This stability is important to long-term performance. However, in many applications, only short-term performance is required before the material...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030338
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
... and CP shielding ( Ref 19 – 22 ). Other newer coatings, such as urethanes, also have these beneficial characteristics. High-pH SCC has occurred in a wide variety of soils, covering a range in color, texture, and pH. The moisture content of the soil, the ability of the soil to cause coating damage...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030184
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
... (wire or clad) 1080–5400 100–500 0.01 g (0.0004 oz) Graphite 10.8–40 1–4 0.225–0.45 kg (0.5–1.0 lb) Fe-14Si-4Cr 10.8–40 1–4 0.225–0.45 kg (0.5–1.0 lb) Energy characteristics of sacrificial anode alloys Table 4 Energy characteristics of sacrificial anode alloys Alloy...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 July 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.fec.t65940451
EISBN: 978-1-62708-302-7
... Measurements • G 8, Test Methods for Cathodic Disbonding of Pipeline Coatings • G 15, Terminology Relating to Corrosion and Corrosion Testing • G 16, Guide for Applying Statistics to Analysis of Corrosion Data • G 19, Test Method for Disbonding Characteristics of Pipeline Coating by Direct Soil...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cub.t66910407
EISBN: 978-1-62708-250-1
... to structures that are exposed to a continuous bulk electrolyte (i.e., structures that are immersed in water, buried in the soil, or encased in concrete). The method has been used for more than 175 years and is applicable to virtually all metals, although it is primarily used for steel. Common applications...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 1999
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.caaa.t67870075
EISBN: 978-1-62708-299-0
...) the polarization characteristics of the two metals. Although Fig. 4 can be used to predict which metal suffers galvanic attack when compared with another, the extent of attack cannot be predicted because of polarization. For example, the potential difference between aluminum and stainless steel is greater than...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030045
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
..., hydrotest, and outage periods Onshore and offshore oil and gas Mothballed and waterflood systems; oil- and gas-handling systems, particularly in those environments soured by sulfate-reducing-bacteria (SRB)-produced sulfides Underground pipeline Water-saturated clay-type soils of near-neutral pH...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 March 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.secwr.t68350011
EISBN: 978-1-62708-315-7
... to dealloying and elements preferentially removed Table 2 Combinations of alloys and environments subject to dealloying and elements preferentially removed Alloy Environment Element removed Brasses Many waters, especially under stagnant conditions Zinc (dezincification) Gray iron Soils...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mnm2.t53060369
EISBN: 978-1-62708-261-7
...) and least susceptible to corrosion Source: Adapted from Ref 15.2 Practical galvanic series and reduction-oxidation potentials of metals and alloys in neutral soils and water Table 15.2 Practical galvanic series and reduction-oxidation potentials of metals and alloys in neutral soils...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 1999
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.caaa.t67870135
EISBN: 978-1-62708-299-0
.... Aircraft Corrosion: Causes and Case Histories , Vol 1 , AGARD Corrosion Handbook, AGARD-AG-278, Advisory Group for Aerospace Research and Development , 1985 46. Rosales B. and Carmen M. Del , “ The Predominance of Microbial Growth versus Metallurgical Characteristics of the Corrosion...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cub.t66910427
EISBN: 978-1-62708-250-1
... the characteristics of corrosion monitoring techniques, the factors to be considered in selecting a corrosion-monitoring method, and the strategies in corrosion monitoring. corrosion testing corrosion monitoring corrosion control test specimens specimen preparation specimen cleaning electrochemical tests...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 November 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.uhcf3.t53630169
EISBN: 978-1-62708-270-9
...Abstract Abstract This chapter is a detailed account of the general characteristics and effects of and the methods for preventing or reducing different categories of wear failures, namely abrasive (erosive, grinding, and gouging), adhesive, and fretting wear. abrasive wear adhesive wear...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.emea.t52240323
EISBN: 978-1-62708-251-8
... charged hydroxyl ions (OH − ) in equal amounts. The metal undergoing electrochemical corrosion need not be immersed in a liquid but may be in contact with moist soil or may just have moist areas on the metal surface. The cathode is the electrode of an electrolytic cell at which reduction...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 March 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.stg2.t61280203
EISBN: 978-1-62708-267-9
... Bath Descaling Background Surface Finishes by Chemical (Electrochemical) Means Surface Finishes by Mechanical Means Comments Cleaning is required to remove contaminants from the surfaces of parts made of superalloys. Shop soils such as oil, grease, and cutting fluids can be removed...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ffub.t53610501
EISBN: 978-1-62708-303-4
.... Source: Ref 3 Fig. 20 Stress-corrosion crack in a high-strength steel part. Fracture surface appears to have the characteristic beachmark pattern of a fatigue fracture. However, this was a stress-corrosion fracture in which the pattern was caused by differences in the rate of corrosion...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mfub.t53740325
EISBN: 978-1-62708-308-9
... . Cleaning processes used for removing soils and contaminants are varied, and their effectiveness depends on the requirements of the specific application. Because of the variety of available cleaning materials and the process step possibilities, the selection of a cleaning procedure greatly depends...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cub.t66910237
EISBN: 978-1-62708-250-1
... is to review the corrosion behavior of the major classes of metals and alloys as well as some nonmetallic materials, describe typical corrosion applications, and present some unique weaknesses of various types of materials. It also aims to point out some unique material characteristics that may be important...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sccmpe2.t55090419
EISBN: 978-1-62708-266-2
..., mismatch in riveting, welding, and so on. Unfavorable residual stresses also arise from differential thermal expansion and from installation. Various alloy systems have characteristic preferred crack paths. Stress-corrosion cracking usually follows branched paths; this applies to both transgranular...
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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
... it is acidic or contains anaerobic bacteria. If oxygen-free water is maintained at a neutral pH or at a slight alkalinity, it is practically noncorrosive to steels. Steam boilers and water supply systems can be protected by deaerating the water. Soils containing dispersed metallic particles or pockets...