Metals Handbook, Volume 16
ASM International. Handbook Committee, Joseph R. Davis
ASM International, Jan 1, 1989 - Technology & Engineering - 944 pages
Annotation s Cited in BCL3 and Sheehy, the Handbook is the world's general reference on metals, metalworking, testing, use, protection. Volume 16 provides machinists and engineers with practical information on recent developments in machining technology. Included are detailed descriptions of specific machining and grinding processes, guidelines for proper selection of cutting tool materials and cutting fluids, and recommendations for improved productivity and efficiency during machining of various materials. New articles describe the mechanics of the cutting process and advances in new materials, new processes, new methods of machine control, and computer-aided engineering. 1300 b&w illustrations and 620 tables. Annotation(c) 2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com).