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Company Profile: Specialty Steel Treating Inc.

Specialty Steel Treating Inc., a family business specializing in precision-controlled heat treating, provides its customers with exceptional service and is a leader in the...

Inductive Fixture Hardening and Tempering Process...

A new inductive hardening and tempering process combines the benefits of induction heating and hardening with the benefits of a press hardening process.

Nitrocarburizing Gears Using the ZeroFlow Method...

Reliable furnace equipment design and innovative ZeroFlow control offers heat treating with lower gas consumption and the lowest emissions in gas nitriding and ferritic...

Ion Nitriding of Ferrous and Titanium Alloys for...

The advantages of ion nitriding in many low-alloy steels and titanium alloy gears used in high-performance applications include resisting wear and fatigue.
Dr. Edward Rolinski , Tekin Damirgi & Mikel S. Woods

Advanced Robotics Combined with Eddy Current...

Advancements in robotics have paved the way for cost-effective, nondestructive eddy current inspection of nonsymmetrical, complex components that previously required multiple test...
Dan DeVries

Optimizing Case-Depth Uniformity in the Vacuum...

The acetylene vacuum carburizing (AvaC®) process helps to ensure consistent part quality and to improve the manufacturing costs in producing gears.
Aymeric Goldsteinas & Jan Massholder

Company Profile: INEX Inc.

Pairing an advanced Silicon-Silicon Carbide material with a unique, cost-effective manufacturing process they pioneered more than 25 years ago, one Holland, New York-based company...

Controlling Distortion in Heat Treatment Through...

Press quenching is a specialized quenching technique that can be used to minimize the distortion of complex geometrical components during heat treatment. However, the success of...
Art Reardon

Producing Quality Parts in an Atmosphere Furnace:...

Heat treatment plays a crucial role when adding value to the parts produced. When used properly, the carburizing and quenching processes can help achieve ideal results in...
Rene Alquicer & Aymeric Goldsteinas

A Time-Compressed Numerical Approach for Thermal...

Here, a numerical method is used to simulate a heating cycle of a powder material through the use of a solid continuum model. This time-compressed approach to thermal modeling can...
R Shivpuri & S Slock

Enhanced Properties of 17-7 PH Stainless Steel

Solar Atmospheres developed a unique process for heat treating 17-7 PH (precipitation hardening) stainless steel using vacuum furnace technology. This process enhances the tensile...
Don Jordan

Stress Generation in an Axle Shaft during...

Compressive residual stresses are developed in the surface of an axle shaft during induction hardening, which further enhance its high-cycle fatigue performance. This article...
Zhichao (Charlie) Li, Andrew Freborg, Robert Goldstein, John Jackowski,...
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