induction hardening


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induction hardening

[in′dək·shən ‚härd·ən·iŋ]
(metallurgy)
A quench-hardening technique in which the required elevated temperature is obtained by electromagnetic induction.
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The AISI 4140 steel acquired the hardness of 632HV for induction hardening.
The carburized section will have carbon content high enough so that it can be hardened again through flame or induction hardening.
Ellwood Crankshaft is the only company in the industry that has both induction hardening and vertical gas nitride hardening processes on-site, and the vertical gas nitriding facility is among the largest in the world," Taylor noted.
In this paper, the process of induction hardening of a flanged plug from the steel C45E is analysed using numerical simulation of coupled electro-magnetic, temperature and stress fields.
It invests heavily in the development of innovative new services in key areas such as vacuum and plasma technology, induction hardening and controlled atmosphere heat treatments.
The new plant will ensure continued short delivery times by increasing workflow and enabling processes such as induction hardening, nitriding, and carburizing.
But because of the advanced induction hardening mill at our Port Washington plant, we were able to achieve the needed hardness on thicker material and meet life expectancy projections.
Formed in 1966 by chairman Mr Wally Hammond, Hammond Heat Treatment Ltd currently employs an 86-strong workforce and is comprised of five divisions - batch processing, induction hardening, the fastener division, the surface engineering division, which is primarily a nitrocarburising process, and the recently formed automotive division, which is focused on high volume induction hardened parts.
in a cooperative research and development agreement (CRADA) to define the parameters of induction hardening and thereby reduce waste and scrap costs incurred by automakers.
Tenders are invited for Enquiry for machining of rocker arm to part no 51z4150253 including induction hardening with beml supplied forgings.
The heat treatment process such as nitriding and induction hardening was selected then few mechanical tests were experimentally conducted.