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Heat Treatment - Crowood Metalworking Guides

By Richard Lofting

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ISBN: 9781785004414
PUBLISHED: 20/07/2018
PAGES: 128
SIZE: 260x215 mm
INSIDE: 291 colour photographs

The ability to perform heat treatments in the home workshop can be a very useful asset, enabling you to make, repair and maintain tools, to anneal and normalize work-hardened metals, and even to create decorative finishes. Heat Treatment is a practical guide to this valuable range of workshop techniques and how to employ them safely and effectively.

Featuring step-by-step photography throughout, this book covers :

  • An overview of metals and their properties
  • Building a heat treatment oven for the home workshop
  • A practical guide to case hardening, flame hardening and tempering
  • Annealing and normalizing techniques
  • Decorative finishes with colour case hardening, oil blacking and enamelling

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