nickel-base alloy


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Noun1.nickel-base alloy - an alloy whose main constituent is nickel
alloy, metal - a mixture containing two or more metallic elements or metallic and nonmetallic elements usually fused together or dissolving into each other when molten; "brass is an alloy of zinc and copper"
Monel metal, Monell metal - an alloy of nickel and copper and other metals (such as iron and/or manganese and/or aluminum)
Nichrome - an alloy of nickel and chromium with high electrical resistance and an ability to withstand high temperatures; used for resistance heating elements
Permalloy - an 80/20 alloy of nickel and iron; easily magnetized and demagnetized
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The Carpenter Technology business unit says that manufacturers of automotive parts using CPP's new DM21 nickel-base alloy for hot forged tooling have reported tool life five to twenty times longer than conventional wrought tool steels like H-13 alloy.
Magnesium as a deoxidizer posed a problem because of its violent reaction to iron in the nickel-base alloy.
Welding metallurgy and weldability of nickel-base alloys.
Metal Cast: Carbon and low alloy, stainless, tool, and corrosion-resistant steels, copper-base alloys, monel, nickel-base alloys and cobalt-base alloys.
The most up-to-date coverage of welding metallurgy aspects and weldability issues associated with Ni-base alloys Welding Metallurgy and Weldability of Nickel-Base Alloys describes the fundamental metallurgical principles that control the microstructure and properties of welded Ni-base alloys.
In steel castings, particularly those with thick sections, pockmarking may appear on casting surfaces, In high-alloy steels, such as stainless and nickel-base alloys, appreciable amounts of undesirable surface porosity and carbon pickup might occur.