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Author Wright, Roger N.

Title Wire technology : process engineering and metallurgy / Roger N. Wright.

Imprint Burlington, MA : Butterworth-Heinemann/Elsevier, 2011.


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 Axe Books 24x7 Engineering E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (xv, 320 pages) : illustrations
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The general idea -- A brief history of the technology -- Twentieth century equipment concepts -- Basic engineering variables pertinent to drawing -- Basic drawing mechanics -- Drawing temperature -- Drawing speed -- Friction, lubrication and surface quality -- Drawing die and pass schedule design -- Shaped dies and roller dies -- Mechanical properties of wire and related testing -- Drawability and breaks -- Relevant aspects of copper and copper alloy metallurgy -- Relevant aspects of carbon and low alloy steel metallurgy -- Other metallurgical systems for wire technology -- Wire coatings -- Redraw rod production -- Physical properties -- Wire forming -- Current and near-term developments -- List of symbols--English alphabet -- List of symbols--Greek alphabet -- References -- Selected formulas -- Index.
Note Print version record.
Summary This all-new text is the first to explain the complex theory and sophisticated engineering concepts related to ferrous and non-ferrous wire drawing in an accessible way for practicing engineers. It is designed to facilitate the entry and training of new engineers and upgrade the professional practice of those already in the field facing increased product demands and tightening specifications.--Cover.
Subject Wiredrawing.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Technical & Manufacturing Industries & Trades.
Wiredrawing. (OCoLC)fst01176198
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic book.
Other Form: Print version: Wright, Roger N. Wire technology. Burlington, MA : Butterworth-Heinemann/Elsevier, 2011 9780123820921 (DLC) 2010025887 (OCoLC)641537779
ISBN 9780123820938 (electronic bk.)
0123820936 (electronic bk.)
9780128026502 (electronic bk.)
0128026502 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. DEBSZ 372698719
DEBSZ 482464054
NZ1 14537538
NZ1 15627228
AU@ 000059305692
CHVBK 519249917
CHNEW 001010060

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