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Shrinking And Enlarging Work
Steel can be shrunk or enlarged by proper heating and c...

The Packing Department
In Fig. 56 is shown the packing pots where the work is...

Carbon In Tool Steel
Carbon tool steel, or tool steel as it is commonly call...

Ebbw Vale And The Bessemer Process
After his British Association address in August 1856, B...

Composition Of Transmission-gear Steel
If the nickel content of this steel is eliminated, and ...

Tempering Colors On Carbon Steels
Opinions differ as to the temperature which is indicate...

Annealing Alloy Steel
The term alloy steel, from the steel maker's point of v...

Heat Treatment Of Punches And Dies Shears Taps Etc
HEATING.--The degree to which tools of the above classe...

Preventing Carburizing By Copper-plating
Copper-plating has been found effective and must have a...

Rate Of Cooling
At the option of the manufacturer, the above treatment ...

Testing And Inspection Of Heat Treatment
The hard parts of the gear must be so hard that a new ...

Steel Worked In Austenitic State
As a general rule steel should be worked when it is in...

Tool Or Crucible Steel
Crucible steel can be annealed either in muffled furnac...

Calibration Of Pyrometer With Common Salt
An easy and convenient method for standardization and o...

Open Hearth Process
The open hearth furnace consists of a big brick room wi...

Steel Can Be Worked Cold
As noted above, steel can be worked cold, as in the ca...

Pyrometers
Armor plate makers sometimes use the copper ball or Sie...

Short Method Of Treatment
In the new method, the packed pots are run into the ca...

Preparing Parts For Local Case-hardening
At the works of the Dayton Engineering Laboratories Com...

Pyrometry And Pyrometers
A knowledge of the fundamental principles of pyrometry,...

Heat Treatment Of Gear Blanks
This section is based on a paper read before the Americ...

Pickling The Forgings
The forgings were then pickled in a hot solution of eit...

Vanadium
Vanadium has a very marked effect upon alloy steels ric...

Lathe And Planer Tools
FORGING.--Gently warm the steel to remove any chill, is...

Protective Screens For Furnaces
Workmen needlessly exposed to the flames, heat and glar...




Steel Article Categories







Alloys And Their Effect Upon Steel
Annealing
Application Of Liberty Engine Materials To The Automotive Industry
Case-hardening Or Surface-carburizing
Composition And Properties Of Steel
Furnaces
Hardening Carbon Steel For Tools
Heat Treatment Of Steel
High-speed Steel
Pyrometry And Pyrometers
Steel Making
The Forging Of Steel