Welding Handbook - 9 Edition, Volume 4

Welding Handbook - 9 Edition, Volume 4

Materials and Applications, Part 1

Extensively revised and updated from the eighth edition, this comprehensive volume had more than 50 experts in materials and materials applications assure its accuracy and the currency of its content. It is a great reference source for engineers, educators, welding supervisors, and welders, Covers carbon and low-alloy steels: high-alloy steels: coated steels; tool and die steels; stainless and heat-resisting steels; clad and dissimilar metals; surfacing cast irons; maintenance and repair welding; and underwater welding and cutting.

This volume represents a considerable expansion of the information on topics contained in previous editions, complete with practical application data and color illustrations to guide you.(ISBN: 978-0-87171-759-7)


Table of Contents

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT
PREFACE
REVIEWERS
CONTRIBUTORS

CHAPTER 1--CARBON AND LOW-ALLOY STEELS

  • Introduction
  • Welding Classification
  • Fundamentals of Welding Carbon and Low-Alloy Steels
  • Common Forms of Weld-Related Cracking in Carbon and Low-Alloy Steels
  • Carbon Steels
  • High-Strength Low-Alloy Steels
  • Quenched and Tempered Steels
  • Heat-treatable Low-Alloy Steels
  • Chromium-Molybdenum Steels
  • Applications
  • Safe Practices
  • Bibliography
  • Supplementary Reading List

CHAPTER 2--HIGH-ALLOY STEELS

  • Introduction
  • Classification of High-Alloy Steels
  • Precipitation-Hardening Steels
  • Maraging Steels
  • Nickel-Cobalt Steels
  • Austenitic Manganese Steels
  • Applications
  • Safe Practices
  • Conclusion
  • Bibliography
  • Supplementary Reading List

CHAPTER 3--COATED STEELS

  • Introduction
  • Terneplate
  • Tin-Plated Steel (Tinplate)
  • Joining Processes for Tinplate
  • Galvanized Steels
  • Aluminized Steels
  • Chromized Steels
  • Other Coated Steels
  • Painted Steels
  • Applications
  • Safe Practices
  • Bibliography
  • Supplementary Reading List

CHAPTER 4--TOOL AND DIE STEELS

  • Introduction
  • Metallurgy Properties
  • Tool Steel Classifications
  • Weldability
  • Heat Treatment
  • Arc Welding of Tool and Die Steels
  • Flash and Friction Welding
  • Brazing
  • Tool Steel Welding Applications
  • Safe Practices
  • Conclusion
  • Bibliography
  • Supplementary Reading List

CHAPTER 5--STAINLESS AND HEAT-RESISTING STEELS

  • Introduction
  • Martensitic Stainless Steels
  • Ferritic Stainless Steels
  • Austenitic Stainless Steels
  • Precipitation-Hardening Stainless Steels
  • Superferritic Stainless Steels
  • Superaustenitic Stainless Steels
  • Duplex Stainless Steels
  • Brazing and Soldering
  • Thermal Cutting
  • Applications
  • Safe Practices
  • Bibliography
  • Supplementary Reading List

CHAPTER 6--CLAD AND DISSIMILAR METALS

  • Introduction
  • Welding Variables
  • In-Service Properties of Dissimilar-Metal Welds
  • Filler Metals
  • Welding Process Selection
  • Specific Dissimilar Metal Combinations
  • Welding Clad Steels
  • Applications
  • Safe Practices
  • Bibliography
  • Supplementary Reading List

CHAPTER 7--SURFACING MATERIALS

  • Introduction
  • Fundamentals
  • Surfacing Variables
  • Surfacing Processes
  • Base Metals for Hardfacing
  • Surfacing Metals
  • Applications
  • Safe Practices
  • Bibliography
  • Supplementary Reading List

CHAPTER 8--CAST IRONS

  • Introduction
  • Metallurgy of Cast Irons
  • Properties of Cast Irons
  • Welding Variables
  • Joining Processes and Filler Metals
  • Other Joining Processes
  • Surfacing
  • Applications
  • Safe Practices
  • Conclusion
  • Bibliography
  • Supplementary Reading List

CHAPTER 9--MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR WELDING

  • Introduction
  • Preventive Maintenance and Corrective Repair Welding
  • Systematic Planning of Repair Welding
  • Documenting the Cause of Failure
  • Codes, Standards, and Specifications
  • Establishing Repair Welding Procedures
  • Repair of Machine Components by Surfacing and Hardfacing
  • Applications
  • Safe Practices
  • Conclusion
  • Bibliography
  • Supplementary Reading List

CHAPTER 10--UNDERWATER WELDING AND CUTTING

  • Introduction
  • Preparation for Underwater Welding
  • Fundamentals of Underwater Welding
  • Dry Hyperbaric Welding
  • Underwater Wet Welding
  • Underwater Thermal Cutting
  • Qualification of Welding Personnel
  • Underwater Welding Codes and Specifications
  • Underwater Weld Inspection
  • Applications
  • Safe Practices
  • Conclusion
  • Bibliography
  • Supplementary Reading List

APPENDIX A--SAFETY CODES AND OTHER STANDARDS
APPENDIX B--WELDING HANDBOOK REFERENCE GUIDE
MAJOR SUBJECT INDEX

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