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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 September 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cfw.t52860007
EISBN: 978-1-62708-338-6
... winding in the computer age. Then, the chapter discusses the requirements for filament winding in manufacturing oil and gas industry components and in high-volume production of sporting goods, propane tanks, and curing ovens. The chapter concludes with examples of the versatility of filament winding...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 September 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cfw.t52860035
EISBN: 978-1-62708-338-6
... that can be wound, from the simple to the highly complex, with insight into the limitations, advantages, and challenges of each. Components covered include classic axisymmetric parts (rings, pipes, driveshafts, pipe reducers, tapered shafts, closed-end pressure vessels, and storage tanks), nonround...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030096
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
... in austenitic stainless steels as well as several forms of corrosion associated with welding. The effects of gas-tungsten arc weld shielding gas composition and heat-tint oxides on corrosion resistance are then covered. Microbiological corrosion of butt welds in water tanks is also illustrated. In addition...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.piht2.t55050335
EISBN: 978-1-62708-311-9
... Abstract This appendix discusses the sizing, scaling, and configuration requirements of the basic components in a quench cooling system, including tanks, pumps, hoses, and inlet and outlet fixtures and the materials from which they are made. quench cooling systems quench rings...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 1988
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.eihdca.t65220047
EISBN: 978-1-62708-341-6
... of, and I 2 R losses in, the appropriate tank circuit, imperfect impedance matching between the power supply and the workpiece/induction coil, and transmission losses between the power supply and the induction coil. Power losses within the power supply due to conversion of line frequency to higher...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 1988
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.eihdca.t65220027
EISBN: 978-1-62708-341-6
... as a “tank” circuit. Such circuits include a capacitor and an inductor. [1] The latter may be the induction coil itself or a separate so-called tank coil. The term “tank” is derived from the fact that the capacitor and inductor both serve as storage-tank-type devices for energy–electrostatic in nature...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2016
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hpcspa.t54460107
EISBN: 978-1-62708-285-3
... both helium and nitrogen for cold spray processing. Here, helium is supplied from high-pressure tube trailers, and nitrogen is drawn from a liquid nitrogen tank, pressurized by a cryogenic pump and gasified in a high-pressure vaporizer. Fig. 4.11 Gas supply systems for cold spray processing...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.faesmch.t51270059
EISBN: 978-1-62708-301-0
... of the Court of Inquiry ,” Her Majesty’s Stationery Office , London, U.K. , 1975 2. Calder J.W. , “ Accident at Markham Colliery ,” Her Majesty’s Stationery Office , London, U.K. , 1974 3. Gross J.L. , Smith J.H. , and Wright R.N. , Ashland Tank Collapse Investigation...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030023
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
... problems in cathodic-protection systems. Figure 1(a) shows an arrangement in which stray currents were produced when the owner of a buried tank installed cathodic protection, not knowing of the presence of a nearby pipeline. The pipeline rapidly failed by corrosion because of the stray currents...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030180
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
... protection ( Ref 12 – 15 ). These organizations have applied anodic protection to storage vessels and heat exchangers in the manufacturing process. Anodic protection has also been applied in the pulp and paper industry. Digesters and storage tanks holding green and white kraft liquors have been protected...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.piht2.t55050139
EISBN: 978-1-62708-311-9
... °F), so the quench bath will not ignite as long as the bath temperature is below this point and the workpiece is plunged into the quench tank. During the immersion of the workpiece, smoke is produced that may need to be exhausted. When used for spray quenching, however, the workpiece itself needs...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ffub.t53610001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-303-4
... for lifeboats Warning systems established for icebergs Molasses tank failures 1919, 1973 Brittle fracture of the tank as a result of poor ductility and higher loads Design codes for storage tanks developed Consideration given to causes for brittle fracture Tacoma bridge failure 1940 Aerodynamic...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.horfi.t51180127
EISBN: 978-1-62708-256-3
.... Then Carstens pulled the telegraphs to “Stop” and “Full Astern.” The stem of the Stockholm , stiffened for travel through the ice in northern oceans, plowed into the side of the Andrea Doria just below the bridge down to her starboard fuel tanks with a momentum of 30 million footpounds. Yet only one main...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cub.t66910301
EISBN: 978-1-62708-250-1
... corrosive media in a small area should be avoided. For example, tank inlets should be designed such that concentrated solutions are mixed and diluted upon introduction ( Fig. 1 ). Otherwise, localized pockets of concentrated solutions can cause excessive corrosion. Fig. 1 Poor (a) and good (b...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cub.t66910407
EISBN: 978-1-62708-250-1
... • Cathodic Protection of Offshore Platforms , NACE International , 1997 • Cathodic Protection of Production Platforms in Cold Sea Waters , NACE International , 1975 • Cathodic Protection of Tanks and Cargo Holds—Application and Inspection Manual , MARINTEK Sintef Group , 1996...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.faesmch.t51270003
EISBN: 978-1-62708-301-0
.... The last century witnessed several catastrophic failures. Some of these failures are described in later sections. One of the most tragic brittle failures was that of a molasses tank that failed in Boston on Jan. 15, 1919 and flooded the city with 2.3 million gallons of molasses, drowning people and horses...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.piht2.t55050025
EISBN: 978-1-62708-311-9
... system and returning to an open tank. The system is nonpressurized, with the tank open to the atmosphere. By running the return lines into the tank below the water line, dissolved gases are minimized. This system should have all nonferrous plumbing and fittings. The closed side of the system recirculates...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.horfi.t51180001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-256-3
... investigation of TWA Flight 800. The aircraft in this July 17, 1996 flight carrying 230 people from New York to Paris exploded shortly after takeoff. The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) failure investigation took four years, and it concluded that a stray wire in the center wing fuel tank caused...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ssde.t52310243
EISBN: 978-1-62708-286-0
... resistance. However, since 2000 marine chemical tankers have become the largest consumer of duplex stainless steel. The reason for this is that cargo tanks ideally have the widest potential range of cargos possible. This range is defined by corrosion resistance. This factor alone is reason to choose duplex...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030089
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
... usually at relatively low temperatures (below 55 °C, or 130 °F). Equipment found to suffer from cracking included tanks, absorbers, carbon treater drums, skimming drums, and piping. The following example of a metallurgical investigation conducted by one oil refinery illustrates the problem of SCC...