Using a mold for centrifugal casting as an example, discusses the types of apparatus and tools that are commonly affected by thermal fatigue during industrial processes, and examines the various factors that lead to such failure. Focuses on the performance of particular industrial components under d
Table of Contents
1. Mechanical Fatigue. 2. Creep. 3. Creep-Resisting Materials. 4. Thermal Fatigue. 5. Experimental Methods. 6. Lifetime Predictions7. Investigations of the Structure and Properties of Metals in the Course of Thermal Fatigue. 8. Practical Remarks and Advice Concerning Operational Use of Some Industrial Components Working Under Conditions of Thermal Fatigue. 9. Protective Coatings in High-Temperature Engineering. 10. Matters for Consideration in Designing Equipment Exposed to Thermal Fatigue.