Electric Brass Furnace Practice

Electric Brass Furnace Practice

Date: July 1922
Creator: Gillett, H. W. & Mack, E. L.
Description: Report discussing 1) the pertinent information available on what electric furnaces can do to assist prospective users in selecting a furnace that fits their requirements and 2) the gradual evolution of the present commercial types of electric furnaces. Also discusses some of the fundamental principles in the design, construction, and operation of electric furnaces.
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Construction and Operation of a Single-Tube Cracking Furnace for Making Gasoline

Construction and Operation of a Single-Tube Cracking Furnace for Making Gasoline

Date: July 1915
Creator: Bowie, C. P.
Description: Technical paper issued by the Bureau of Mines over the construction of cracking furnaces for gasoline production. Descriptions of the equipment used for construction are presented and discussed. This paper includes photographs.
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Experiments with Furnaces for a Hand-Fired Return Tubular Boiler

Experiments with Furnaces for a Hand-Fired Return Tubular Boiler

Date: July 1914
Creator: Flagg, Samuel B.; Cook, George C. & Woodman, Forrest E.
Description: Technical paper issued by the Bureau of Mines over tests conducted on hand-fired boiler furnaces. Testing equipment, fuel, and results of the experiments are presented. This paper includes tables, and illustrations.
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Heat treating and inspection of metals

Heat treating and inspection of metals

Date: September 10, 1941
Creator: United States. War Dept.
Description: This report discusses these topics: I. Principles of heat treating -- II. Heat-treating equipment -- III. General heat treatment of steel -- IV. Specific heat treatments for aircraft steels -- V. General heat treatment of aluminum alloys -- VII. Hardness testing -- VIII. Magnaflux inspection.
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