Accession Number : AD0287207

Title :   VACUUM MELTING AND PROCESSING OF METALS

Corporate Author : THOMPSON (JOHN I) AND CO WASHINGTON D C

Report Date : MAY 1959

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : Contents: Vacuum melting and processing techniques - Induction vacuum melting, consumable electrode arc vacuum melting, nonconsumable electrode arc vacuum melting, vacuum degassing, electron bombardment melting, zone melting, levitation melting, levitation melting, vacuum metallizing; Vacuum melting equipment - High vacuum furnaces, Vacuum Pumps; Data and properties of vacuum melted metals - High temperature metals, bearing metals, reactive metals, low alloy structural steels. Bibliography.

Descriptors :   *ALLOYS, *METALS, *VACUUM APPARATUS, BIBLIOGRAPHIES, COBALT ALLOYS, ELECTRODES, ELECTRON IRRADIATION, FATIGUE (MECHANICS), HEAT RESISTANT METALS + ALLOYS, IRON ALLOYS, LEVITATION, MECHANICAL PROPERTIES, METAL COATINGS, MOLYBDENUM, NICKEL ALLOYS, RUPTURE, STEEL, TENSILE PROPERTIES, URANIUM, VACUUM FURNACES, ZIRCONIUM, ZONE MELTING

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE