molybdenum steel

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n molybdenum steel steel containing 10-15% molybdenum; properties are similar to tungsten steel
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Usage

In literature:

A recent rival of tungsten both as a filament for lamps and hardener for steel is molybdenum.
"Creative Chemistry" by Edwin E. Slosson
Molybdenum steels have been made commercially for twenty-five years, but they have not been widely exploited until since the war.
"The Working of Steel" by Fred H. Colvin
I took a coronium hack saw that will eat through molybdenum steel like so much cheese, and it just wore its teeth off.
"The Black Star Passes" by John W Campbell
Molybdenum chemicals are essential reagents in iron and steel analysis and other analytical work; they are also used as pigments.
"The Economic Aspect of Geology" by C. K. Leith
Reserves of steel-alloying minerals are reported to be available, particularly manganese, chromium, and molybdenum.
"Area Handbook for Bulgaria" by Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
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In news:

Use and weldability of high- chromium molybdenum steels.
At least a dozen chromium molybdenum (CrMo) steel combinations exist.
Revision of A736 / A736M - 03(2007) Standard Specification for Pressure Vessel Plates, Low-Carbon Age-Hardening Nickel-Copper-Chromium-Molybdenum- Columbium and Nickel-Copper-Manganese-Molybdenum- Columbium Alloy Steel.
Revision of A710 / A710M - 02(2007) Standard Specification for Precipitation-Strengthened Low-Carbon Nickel-Copper-Chromium-Molybdenum- Columbium Alloy Structural Steel Plates.
Revision of A736 / A736M - 03(2007) Standard Specification for Pressure Vessel Plates, Low-Carbon Age-Hardening Nickel-Copper-Chromium-Molybdenum-Columbium and Nickel- Copper-Manganese -Molybdenum-Columbium Alloy Steel.
Revision of A736 / A736M - 03(2007) Standard Specification for Pressure Vessel Plates, Low-Carbon Age- Hardening Nickel-Copper-Chromium-Molybdenum-Columbium and Nickel-Copper-Manganese-Molybdenum-Columbium Alloy Steel.
Use and weldability of high-chromium molybdenum steels.
Welding chromium- molybdenum steel pipe for power plants.
Back in 1996, a famous Russian blacksmith Aleksandr Vereskunov and his team developed 10HNM steel which consists of a unique combination of carbon, chromium, nickel and molybdenum.
Revision of A710 / A710M - 02(2007) Standard Specification for Precipitation-Strengthened Low-Carbon Nickel-Copper-Chromium-Molybdenum-Columbium Alloy Structural Steel Plates.
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