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This vintage book contains a comprehensive handbook on the treatment of tool-steel in forging, annealing, hardening, tempering, etc. Profusely illustrated and full of useful, timeless information, this volume will be of considerable utility to those with an interest in metal work and the manufacturing of steel. Many vintage books such as this are increasingly scarce and expensive. We are republishing this volume now in an affordable, modern edition complete with a specially commissioned new introduction on metal work. First published in 1902.

Contents include:
I. Composition of Tool-Steel and Its Classification According to It
II. Classification of Tool-Steel According to the Degree of Hardness and the Purpose for Which It is to be Used
III.Observations on the External Appearance of Commercial Tool-Steel
IV. Observations on the Fracture of Steel, with Regard to the Structure in the Hardened and Non-Hardened States
V. Practice of the Fire-Treatment of Steel
VI. Appliances for Annealing Steel
VII. Appliances for Hardening Steel
VIII. Hardening of Tool-Steel in General
IX. Hardening of Tools Which are to be Hardened in their Entirety
X. Hardening of Tools Which are only to be Partially Hardened
XI. Cooling of Tools in Hardening and Devices for this Purpose
XII. Liquids Used in Quenching Steel
XIII. Tempering of Hardened Steel, and Devices for this Purpose
XIV. Straightening Tools
XV. Case-Hardening and Preventatives Against Superficial Decarbonization and Overheating
XVI. Welding of Steel
XVII. Regeneration of Steel Which has Been Spoiled in the Fire
XVIII. Investigations of Defects of Hardened Tools
XIX. Improving Properties of the Strength of Steel

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