Metallurgy for the Non-Metallurgist
ASM International, Mar 1, 1998 - Technology & Engineering - 284 pages
Technicains, laboratory personnel, designers, purchasers and salespeople agree - if you work for a metals-related company, you need this basic reference for the non-metallurgist! ItAs written for beginners as wel as those who need to refresh their understanding of a particular topic. Well-illustrated and indexed, the book makes technical subjects easy to understand and provides a complete glossary of metallurgical terms. Coverage of basic information on metallurgical and general engineering makes this a superb textbook. Contents: History of Alloy Development Atom Behavior in Alloys Steels and Cast Irons Nonferrous Metals and Alloys Heat Treatment of Steel Heat Treatment of Nonferrous Alloys Hot and Cold Working Fabricability Material Selection Service Failures Corrosion Quest for Quality 20th Century Metallurgical Progress Glossary.
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Dr Wilms Mystery What Happened?
Aluminum alloys specific types
Steels and Cast Irons The Why of Where They
Nonferrous Metals and Alloys The Why Behind
Heat Treatment of Steel
Tailoring the Properties of Nonferrous Alloys
Hot Working and Cold Working
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