SEARCHING FOR HARDER, CLEANER STEELS

With the 350,000 pound car on the horizon and high horsepower a.c. locomotives increasingly making their numbers felt, the railroads are striving for better steels for rail, with metal that is harder and free from impurities. This article discusses how research and development and improved manufacturing techniques are bringing stronger, metallurgically improved steels to the industry.

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    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    345 Hudson Street
    New York, NY  United States  10014
  • Authors:
    • Judge, T
  • Publication Date: 2000-8

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  • English

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  • Accession Number: 00799171
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 13 2000 12:00AM