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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


  • Author: United States. War Department.
    Creator Type: Organization
    Creator Info: U.S. Government Printing Office


  • Name: United States. Government Printing Office.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.


  • Creation: 1941-09-10


  • English


  • Content 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)


  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- Airplanes, Military -- Metals.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Metals -- Heat treatment -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
  • Keyword: furnaces
  • Keyword: carbon steel
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: nickel steel.
  • Keyword: alloy
  • Keyword: magnaflux


  • Name: World War Two Collection
    Code: WWII
  • Name: Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
    Code: ATOZ


  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Book


  • Text


  • SuDoc Number: W 1.35:1-423
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2445140
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc96657


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