ASM-05449G ASM Handbook Volumes 4A, 4B, 4C, 4D Heat Treating Set

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ASM Handbook Volumes 4A, 4B, 4C, 4D Heat Treating Set

Heat treating handbook set includes:
Volume 4A: Steel Heat Treating Fundamentals and Processes 
Volume 4B: Steel Heat Treating Technologies
Volume 4C: Induction Heating and Heat Treatment
Volume 4D: Heat Treating of Irons and Steels

ASM Handbook, Volume 4A updates coverage on the common processes of annealing, normalizing, quenching, interrupted quenching, and tempering and also expands coverage with new articles in several areas including: 

  • Hardenability Calculations
  • Quench process sensors
  • Intensive Quenching
  • Inverse Hardening
  • Gas Quenching
  • Salt Quenching
  • Fluidized Bed Quenching
  • Press Quenching
  • Wire Patenting
  • Cleaning of Steel for Heat Treatment
  • Quenching Partitioning
  • Low-Pressure Carburizing (LPC)
  • Fundamentals of Nitriding and Nitrocarburizing
  • Supercarburization
ASM Handbook, Volume 4B updates coverage on the equipment, operational, and technological aspects of steel heat treatment with new articles in several areas including:

  • Steel Heat Treating Process Control: An Introduction
  • Calculation of Heat Treating Costs
  • Problems Associated with Heat Treating
  • Steel Decarburization Prevention,
  • Furnace Atmosphere and Temperature Control
  • Furnace Controls
  • Vacuum Heat Treating and Equipment
  • Induction Heat Treating Systems 
  • Fluidized-Bed Heat Treating Equipment
  • Quenchant Agitation, Design and Characterization
  • Quench Factor Characterization of Quenchants
  • Acoustical characterization
  • Quenching with molten metal
  • Nanofluids as Quenchants in Industrial Heat Treatment
  • Residual Stresses and Distortion in quenched and tempered steels)
  • Residual Stresses and Distortion in thermochemically treated steels
  • Distortion Engineering
  • Modeling and Simulation of Distortion, Residual Stress and Cracking
ASM Handbook, Volume 4C compiles an all-new, comprehensive resource on induction thermal processes in the twenty-first century. Click on "View TOC" to see coverage on:

  • Fundamentals of Induction Heating and Heat Treatment
  • Induction Heat Treating of Steel Components (Gears, Axles, Crankshafts Etc) 
  • Modeling & Simulation of Induction Heat Treating
  • Induction Heating
  • Induction Melting
  • Induction Equipment
  • Process Control, Monitoring, Design And Quality Assurance
  • Special Applications of Induction Heating
ASM Handbook, Volume 4D concludes the ASM Handbook volumes with expanded coverage on the selection of steels for heat treatment and the processing and properties of heat treated carbon steels, low-alloy steel, tool steels, high alloy steels, gears, bearings and cast irons. Click on "View TOC" to see expanded coverage and details of new articles on:

  • Steel Selection for Hardening and Case Hardening
  • Simulation of Steels Prone to Quench Cracking
  • Heat Treating of Boron Steels
  • Heat Treatment of Copper Precipitation-Strengthened Steels
  • Heat Treatment of Steel Gears
  • Heat Treatment of Bearings
  • Control of Distortion in Tool Steels
  • Nitriding of Stainless Steels
  • Low-Temperature Surface Hardening of Stainless Steels
  • Low Temperature Carburization of Austenitic Stainless Steels
  • Introduction to Cast Iron Heat Treatment
  • Hardenability Bands of H Steels (in format for comparison)
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 2014
ISBN: 9781627080736

Hardcover   |   Product code: 05449G   |   ISBN: 978-1-62708-073-6