14
May

Distortion Analysis of Landing Gear During Oil Quench: A Case Study

A thermal process modeling company used its heat treatment simulation software to explore oil quench sensitivities on the distortion of

14
Feb

Salt Bath Nitriding Process Monitored by Data Logger

A distributor of data loggers, paperless recorders and data acquisition equipment recently supplied a surface treatment company with runtime data

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

01
May

360 Degree Part Design: Listen to Your Heat Treat Department

Publisher’s Note: Joe Powell, President of Akron Steel Treating Company and IQ Technologies, raises a very compelling point that part

10
Oct

HEAT TREAT BASICS: Hot Forging vs. Cold Forging — What’s the Difference?

  Source:  Weldaloy What exactly is the difference between hot forging and cold forging? Are there advantages to one over

16
Sep

Heat Treating Race Car Parts with Quick Turnaround for Race Event

  Source:  MetLabHeattreat.com Metlab has worked with a number of NASCAR and Indy Racing Car Teams and also companies that

06
Sep

Majority of Heat Treatment Done In-House at SKF — New Equipment Purchased

Ipsen recently installed both atmosphere and vacuum heat-treating systems at SKF’s state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in St. Louis, Missouri. With the

16
Aug

SMS Supplies Heat Treatment Line to Axis Pipe and Tube

SMS group has supplied and successfully commissioned a heat treatment facility and pipe threading line, which includes two 4-axis CNC

13
Aug

Age-hardening an Aluminum Underwater Buoy Frame

  Source:  Metlabheattreat.com Metlab recently assisted TrimMaster in fabricating an aluminum frame for an underwater buoy that would meet customer

03
Jun

Automotive Aluminum Extrusion Market Grows

  Source: Today’s Motor Vehicles – May/June 2016 Making Aluminum Extrusions Dave Lukasak, director of metallurgy at Sapa Group, explains