chapter  6
138 Pages

Steel Heat Treatment

Diagram May Be Used ..................................................................... 292

6.1.3.4 Using the CCT Diagram to Predict Structural Constituents

and Hardness upon Quenching Real Workpieces ............................. 293

6.1.3.5 Special Cases and Limitations in the Use of CCT Diagrams............ 298

6.1.4 Oxidation......................................................................................................... 301

6.1.4.1 Scaling of Steel .................................................................................. 304

6.1.5 Decarburization............................................................................................... 306

6.1.5.1 The Effect of Alloying Elements on Decarburization .......................308