nickel steel


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nickel steel

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(Elements & Compounds) engineering steel containing between 0.5 and 6.0 per cent nickel to increase its strength
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Noun1.nickel steel - an alloy steel containing nickelnickel steel - an alloy steel containing nickel  
alloy steel - steel who characteristics are determined by the addition of other elements in addition to carbon
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CONSTRUCTION: blue or nickel steel slide, black polymer frame
Measured fluidity showed an increase with superheating above the liquidus point for all steels and had a higher value in steel alloyed by 5% nickel in comparison to unalloyed, 3% nickel and 9% nickel steel.
Made out of nickel steel, its design is so perfect that all steam and fumes are abolished.
Also available are heated plate dispensers manufactured in chromium nickel steel that come in double or single sizes, accommodating either 120 plates or 60 plates.
The solubility of nitrogen in chromium nickel steel 05Kh14N15MZTs, alloyed with zirconium, was determined from the equation:
1) Steam generators are manufactured with strong low-alloy steel made of manganese, molybdenum and nickel steel, a combination highly resistant to the strong pressures characteristic of pressurized reactor (primary) and secondary coolants.
Corus Tubes is developing a cost-effective solution for LNG conveyance and jetty lines using 9% nickel steel, which has an established track record of use for cryogenic applications, but has not been fully utilized in pipelines.
Both are constructed of nickel steel and designed to withstand the enormous pressures at these ocean depths.
The company has built curves of chrome and satin nickel steel into its gadget introductions here.