Heat treating and inspection of metals

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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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57 p: ill., diagrs., tables. Enclosed at end: Change 1 (4 pages)

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United States. War Department. September 10, 1941.

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  • Main Title: Heat treating and inspection of metals
  • Added Title: War Department technical manual; TM 1-423
  • Series Title: War Department technical manual
  • Alternate Title: Technical manual, heat treating and inspection of metals

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.

Physical Description

57 p: ill., diagrs., tables.
Enclosed at end: Change 1 (4 pages)

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Caption title.
Accompanied by update pamphlet: Changes no. 1 (Mar. 10, 1942).
"September 10, 1941."
Listed in 1941 Monthly catalog, p. 1537.

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  • September 10, 1941

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  • Aug. 7, 2012, 1:52 p.m.

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United States. War Department. Heat treating and inspection of metals, book, September 10, 1941; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc96657/: accessed July 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.