process annealing

process annealing

[′prä‚səs ə‚nēl·iŋ]
(metallurgy)
Softening a ferrous alloy by heating to a temperature close to but below the lower limit of the transformation range and then cooling.
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The minute details of process annealing technique are represented in Figure 1.Thehot rolled (HR) 0.0035 meter thick Cu-30Zn brass sheet was processed by three routes (no.
The present process annealing reveals, namely, grain refinement and randomization of texture which have significant bearing on forming properties required for adequate formability [18].
The process annealing refines the grain size of both (R1, R2) and L1 samples.

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