Hardening, Tempering and Heat Treatment

Hardening, Tempering and Heat Treatment
Author: Tubal Cain
Rating: 4.06
Bestsellers Rate: 24859
Publisher: Special Interest Model Books
Book Format: Paperback
Binding: None
Pages: 124
Hours of reading: 2.1 hours
Publication Date: 2021
Languages: | English |
Price: 8,16 €

About the book

In this valuable book Tubal Cain takes the reader beyond the superficial or the simply practical with explanations of the composition of steel, its additives, and the effects of different temperatures on its constituents. With a grasp of what changes are actually taking place in the metal the care needed in following the practical processes described becomes understandable and will lead to better and more consistent results. Flame, salt bath and furnace heating are detailed, with information on accurate measurement or recognition of temperature levels. For the average small workshop operative or model engineer the discourses on tool material, hardening and tempering will be of most use, and in this connection this book replaced the author's earlier Hardening and Tempering Engineers' Tools, providing a broader-based, more detailed and up to date examination of the subject.

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Tubal Cain Biography

Tubal Cain was the pen name of engineer and craftsman Tom Walshaw, the writer of many best-selling home workshop and model engineering guides. ... Read full biography

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Publisher: Special Interest Model Books
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Languages: | English |
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ISBN13: 9780852428375
ISBN10: 0852428375
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Edition Statement: UK ed.
Illustrations: 4 pages of colour photographs; 32 black & white photographs; 34 graphs, tables and diagrams
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Book Format: Paperback
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Pages: 124
Book Weight: 200
Book Dimensions: 148x210x6.1
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Publication date: Dec. 31, 1998
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Publication City/Country: Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom

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