Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance

, Volume 16, Issue 5, pp 592–596

Effects of Heat Treatments on Steels for Bearing Applications

Authors

  • K. Clemons
    • Mechanical Engineering DepartmentLoyola Marymount University
  • C. Lorraine
    • Mechanical Engineering DepartmentLoyola Marymount University
  • G. Salgado
    • Mechanical Engineering DepartmentLoyola Marymount University
  • A. Taylor
    • Mechanical Engineering DepartmentLoyola Marymount University
  • J. Ogren
    • Mechanical Engineering DepartmentLoyola Marymount University
  • P. Umin
    • Mechanical Engineering DepartmentLoyola Marymount University
    • Mechanical Engineering DepartmentLoyola Marymount University
Article

DOI: 10.1007/s11665-007-9075-6

Cite this article as:
Clemons, K., Lorraine, C., Salgado, G. et al. J. of Materi Eng and Perform (2007) 16: 592. doi:10.1007/s11665-007-9075-6

Abstract

AISI 52 100, 440C, REX20, and Crucible CRU80 steel samples were exposed to 16 different heat treatments to vary the levels of retained austenite. Rockwell C hardness measurements, optical microscopy, and compression testing were used to compare the properties of the different steels.

Keywords

advanced steels bearing applications compression strength heat treatments

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