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Title: Corrosion of aluminum and aluminum alloys

Abstract

This new handbook presents comprehensive coverage of the corrosion behavior of aluminum and aluminum alloys, with emphasis on practical information about how to select and process these materials in order to prevent corrosion attack. Described are the characteristics of these materials and the influences of composition, mechanical working, heat treatment, joining methods, microstructure, and environmental variables on their corrosion.

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6434981
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Book
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
36 MATERIALS SCIENCE; ALUMINIUM; ALUMINIUM ALLOYS; CHEMICAL COMPOSITION; COMPILED DATA; CORROSION; ENVIRONMENT; HEAT TREATMENTS; JOINTS; MATERIALS WORKING; MICROSTRUCTURE; ALLOYS; CHEMICAL REACTIONS; DATA; ELEMENTS; FABRICATION; INFORMATION; METALS; NUMERICAL DATA; 360105* - Metals & Alloys- Corrosion & Erosion

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Davis, J.R. Corrosion of aluminum and aluminum alloys. United States: N. p., 1999. Web.
Davis, J.R. Corrosion of aluminum and aluminum alloys. United States.
Davis, J.R. 1999. "Corrosion of aluminum and aluminum alloys". United States. doi:.
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