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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 March 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mgppis.t60400169
EISBN: 978-1-62708-258-7
... with sheet specimens separated by double-sided tape at the ends Fig. 7.30 Epoxy mounts with binder clips to hold the specimen perpendicular to the polished surface Fig. 7.32 Procedure to mount steel wire specimens. (a) Wires are placed in drilled holes in the mount. (b) A masking tape dam...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2010
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.omfrc.t53030023
EISBN: 978-1-62708-349-2
... for mounting composite materials is provided. The steps recommended to achieve a good mounted specimen without voids or specimen pull-out are also described. The chapter discusses the processes for clamping mounted composite samples in automated polishing heads and mounting composite materials for hand...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2010
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.omfrc.t53030043
EISBN: 978-1-62708-349-2
...Abstract Abstract Rough grinding and polishing of mounted specimens are required to prepare the composite sample for optical analysis. This chapter describes these techniques for preparing composite materials. First, it provides information on grinding and polishing equipment and describes...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 April 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.imub.t53720161
EISBN: 978-1-62708-305-8
..., and the effects of grain size on the structural properties of the material. etchants etching grain size number grinding light optical microscopy metallography microphotography mounting polishing sectioning THE METHODS AND EQUIPMENT described in this chapter cover the preparation of specimens...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2010
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.omfrc.t53030115
EISBN: 978-1-62708-349-2
...-section specimens of fiber-reinforced polymeric composites for examination by transmitted-light microscopy techniques. The preparation steps covered are a selection of the rough section, preparation of the rough section for preliminary mounting, grinding and polishing the primary-mount first surface...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 March 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mgppis.t60400087
EISBN: 978-1-62708-258-7
... Submission 7 Submission 8 Submission 9 Work Required Work Required Work Required Test Block 1 Test Block 2 Specimen Preparation Area Polishing/Etching Area Observation/Micrography Area Work Required Work Required Work Required Work Required Work Required Work...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 March 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mgppis.t60400215
EISBN: 978-1-62708-258-7
... As-polished specimen of wrought iron showing slag inclusions. 50× Fig. 8.5 As-polished specimen of free-machining AISI/SAE 11L44 steel showing manganese sulfide inclusions with metallic lead attached. 500× Fig. 8.3 As-polished specimen of oxide inclusions in a specimen of Lancashire iron...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 July 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.bcp.t52230199
EISBN: 978-1-62708-298-3
... microstructure. beryllium alloys beryllium etching metallography specimen grinding specimen polishing toxicity METALLOGRAPHY OF BERYLLIUM has been reported as early as the 1930s when Sloman [1932] identified phases attributable to carbon, iron, and silicon. In general, the metallography...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2010
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.omfrc.t53030067
EISBN: 978-1-62708-349-2
... of specimens ready for grinding and final polishing, it is necessary that the honeycomb is impregnated with a mounting resin. This is accomplished using a thin abrasive blade and making cuts through the honeycomb core, but not far enough to separate the sample. An easy method to ensure the sample...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.tpmpa.t54480141
EISBN: 978-1-62708-318-8
... grinding is preferred. However, dry grinding can be used if care is exercised to avoid overheating of the specimen. Polishing can be accomplished using electrolytic, mechanical, and vibratory methods. In titanium alloys, either the alpha or the beta phase can be the matrix, depending on alloy...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1984
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mpp.t67850060
EISBN: 978-1-62708-260-0
... height is usually ½ to ¾ in. These standard sizes are accommodated by automatic grinding and polishing machines and generally fit within the specimen chambers of the scanning electron microscope (SEM) or microprobe. Samples larger than this can be cut down and mounted or handled unmounted. As the sample...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2010
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.omfrc.t53030089
EISBN: 978-1-62708-349-2
...) was applied on the surface of the specimen to enhance the contrast of the microcracks. Epi-fluorescence, 390–440 nm excitation, 10× objective The use of laser dyes for enhancing microcracks is a simple process. It is usually best to vacuum dry the polished section between approximately 40 and 50 °C...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.msisep.t59220069
EISBN: 978-1-62708-259-4
... the grinding paper and polishing cloths and reduce the risk of the specimen being caught at the paper or cloth and being ejected at high speed from the equipment. Grinding media and water or other lubricating media used in polishing are extremely deleterious to the microscope, so before any attempt...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 March 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mgppis.t60400149
EISBN: 978-1-62708-258-7
...× Fig. 6.27 Preparing a specimen from an AISI/SAE 1335 steel bar for compositional analysis on the electron probe microanalyzer. (a) Vickers microhardness indentations used to mark the location of ferrite banding and (b) the same location with the etch removed by light polishing. 4% picral etch (top...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.tpsfwea.t59300121
EISBN: 978-1-62708-323-2
... is the piston versus cylinder tribosystem. There are standard bench tests that use test specimens exactly the same as those used in an engine. As shown in Fig. 5.1 , a segment of a piston ring reciprocates on a section of cylinder liner. If one thinks that piston ring/cylinder wear is of greatest concern...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 March 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mgppis.9781627082587
EISBN: 978-1-62708-258-7
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.faesmch.t51270025
EISBN: 978-1-62708-301-0
... in the material are observed on the as-polished surface. The inclusion rating can be determined by standard quantitative microscopy techniques. By differences in color, reflectivity, and refractive index, they can also be identified with some prior experience. The polished specimen is then etched...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1984
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mpp.9781627082600
EISBN: 978-1-62708-260-0
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 1999
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.lmcs.t66560453
EISBN: 978-1-62708-291-4
... Persulfate Aqueous Picric Acid Bisulfite Bromine-Methyl Alcohol Chemical Polish Copper Sulfate-Chloride Cupric Chloride-Ferric Chloride Cupric Chloride-Hydrochloric Acid Electrolytic Ammonium Nitrate Ethereal Picral Hydrochloric Acid (50%) Hydrochloric Acid-Alcohol Nitric...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 September 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.fahtsc.t51130241
EISBN: 978-1-62708-284-6
... on specimens in laboratory conditions. However, the most valuable information is to be gained from actual service trials, which also unfortunately may be costly. Fatigue Resistance Fatigue Evaluation of Nitrided Steels Fatigue Property Characteristics after Carbonitriding Summary References...