08
Jan

Temperature Monitoring and Surveying Solutions for Carburizing Auto Components: Introduction

This is the first in a 4-part series by Dr. Steve Offley (“Dr. O”), Product Marketing Manager at PhoenixTM, on the technical

18
Dec

Heat Treat Tips: Quenching

During the day-to-day operation of heat treat departments, many habits are formed and procedures followed that sometimes are done simply

04
Dec

The Workhorses of Industry: High-Strength, Heat-Treated Bolts & Fasteners

  Source: Bayou City Bolt   One would be hard-pressed to find an industry that isn’t served by high-strength or

16
Oct

Part Failure Investigation and Resolution — a Case Study

A Chicago-area automotive part supplier encountered frequent cracking of variable valve timing plates that were sent to a third party

28
Aug

Strengthen Your “Metal Matrix” with Precipitation Hardening

  Source: Multiple (see below) You may know it by one name — Precipitation Hardening, or by another — Age

22
Aug

Testing Underway for Innovative Gas Quenching Unit

A Cleveland-based heat treatment software and engineering firm, specializing in metallurgical process engineering and thermal/stress analysis of metal parts, recently announced

17
Jul

How to Know Which Softening Process to Use in Your Heat Treatment

  Source: Metlab Heat Treat   When steel needs to be softened to alter ductility, toughness, or properties, or to

29
Jun

Powdered Metal Manufacturer Expands in PA

Construction is underway at a powdered metal and sintered parts manufacturing plant in Dubois, Pennsylvania, which will more than double

11
Jun

Brazing Seminars Announced for Fall 2018

Three-day brazing training seminars have been announced for the fall of 2018, one taking place in Spartanburg, South Carolina, September

05
Jun

Seven Types of Annealing, and Why Bearing Manufacturers Should Turn to Spheroidization

  Sources: Machine Manufacturing; Knergize.com   Heat treating more often than not includes the process of annealing in order to induce