Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance

, Volume 16, Issue 5, pp 592–596

Effects of Heat Treatments on Steels for Bearing Applications

  • K. Clemons
  • C. Lorraine
  • G. Salgado
  • A. Taylor
  • J. Ogren
  • P. Umin
  • O.S. Es-Said
Article

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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© ASM International 2007

Authors and Affiliations

  • K. Clemons
    • 1
  • C. Lorraine
    • 1
  • G. Salgado
    • 1
  • A. Taylor
    • 1
  • J. Ogren
    • 1
  • P. Umin
    • 1
  • O.S. Es-Said
    • 1
  1. 1.Mechanical Engineering DepartmentLoyola Marymount UniversityLos AngelesUSA

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