case-hardened


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case-hardened

1.Said of a piece of material fabricated of steel or iron alloy whose surface has been hardened by a special process: first by carburization and then by heat treatment.
2. Said of timber whose outer layers have dried too rapidly during seasoning.
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They were blued with 5-1/2" barrels, smooth walnut stocks, color case-hardened trigger and hammer and a lanyard ring in the butt.
Gone, though, was the color case-hardened receiver.
The front sight is a case-hardened hooded adjustable blade.
FINISH: Black chrome barrels, case-hardened receiver
I contacted the editor; he said no, it was new in the box and had a free-wheeling case-hardened cylinder.
The challenge for RS Precision Industries Inc, Long Island, NY, was to grind semicircular ball tracks of case-hardened bearing steel to tolerances of [+ or -]0.
41-caliber pistol is in pristine condition, retaining more than 98 percent of its original blue, silver and case-hardened finish.
Made of a case-hardened, chromoly alloy steel, The Ultra Bike Club is one of the strongest bike locks in the under 3 lb.
The Frontier Series showcases top-quality features and finishes, is available in many different calibers and barrel lengths, and while they all have steel frames, a selection of finishes are available including color case-hardened, blued and nickel.
INTRAnet Jazz Server: -The enhanced web server for the corporate intranet -- A combined All-in-One Communications Server and Proxy Server -- Designed to deliver rich hypermedia information across an enterprise -- High-performance, case-hardened, extended and portable -- Based on CERN/W3C consortium standard, proven codeset -- Includes AlphaBrowser for character terminal web access Supported Platforms: Windows NT, IBM AIX and SCO UNIX -- CGI (Common Gateway Interface) 1.
The HSG process is performed after the cranks are case-hardened to hardnesses up to 65 Rc.
Contained in their original case with accessories, the guns are in excellent condition, retaining 30 to 50 percent case-hardened finish on the locks and breech areas.