self-hardening steel

noun

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  • Self-hardening steel — Самозакаливающаяся сталь (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …   Словарь металлургических терминов

  • self-hardening — [self′härd′ n iŋ] adj. designating or of any steel that will harden if air cooled after being heated above red heat …   English World dictionary

  • self-hardening — /sɛlf ˈhadnɪŋ/ (say self hahdning) adjective denoting or relating to any of certain steels which harden without the usual quenching, etc., necessary for ordinary steel. –self hardened, adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • air-hardening steel — sometimes referred to as self hardening steel. A steel that becomes fully hardened when cooled in air from above its critical point and does not require rapid quenching by oil or water. The risk of distortion is greatly reduced by air hardening.… …   Mechanics glossary

  • air-hardening steel — noun : an alloy steel that can be hardened by cooling from a temperature higher than the transformation range either in air or by quenching in a liquid called also self hardening steel …   Useful english dictionary

  • self-hard|en|ing — «SEHLF HAHR duh nihng», adjective. hardening without the usual quenching process: »self hardening steel …   Useful english dictionary

  • steel — steellike, adj. /steel/, n. 1. any of various modified forms of iron, artificially produced, having a carbon content less than that of pig iron and more than that of wrought iron, and having qualities of hardness, elasticity, and strength varying …   Universalium

  • Steel strike of 1919 — The Steel Strike of 1919 was an attempt by the weakened Amalgamated Association of Iron, Steel and Tin Workers (the AA) to organize the American steel industry in the wake of World War I. The strike began on September 22, 1919, and collapsed on… …   Wikipedia

  • Mushet steel — Mushet steel, also known as Robert Mushet s Special Steel (RMS), self hardening steel and air hardening steel,[1] is considered the first tool steel and air hardening steel.[2] It was invented in 1868 by Robert Forester Mushet. Prior to Mushet… …   Wikipedia

  • mushet steel — ˈməshə̇t noun or mushet s steel Usage: usually capitalized M Etymology: after Robert F. Mushet died 1891 English metallurgist : the first self hardening steel …   Useful english dictionary

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