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Tempering (metallurgy)

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Tempering is most often performed on steel that has been heated above its upper critical (A3) temperature and then quickly ...

Hardening and tempering of knife steel — Sandvik Materials ...

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Hardening is a way of making the knife steel harder. By first heating the knife steel to between 1050 and 1090°C (1922 and 1994°F) and then quickly cooling ...

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Mar 24, 2012 ... How to temper steel in your backyard. We just used regular charcoal in a pit, with the inside blower of an old hot air popcorn popper. We put ...

From File to Knife (with simple tools) - 7 - Instructables

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After quenching, the steel is very brittle. The brittleness (and hardness) is reduced by a heat treatment called "tempering". Tempering is a specialized type of ...

Hardening and Tempering

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PDF FILE - CLICK HERE FOR PRINTABLE WORKSHEET. Steel can be treated by intense heat to give it different properties of hardness and softness.

Heat Treating Steel - Hardening and Tempering - Anvilfire

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Heat treating FAQs from the anvilfire forum archives. Hardening and Tempering.

DIY Heat Treatment of Tool Steel | The Sharpening Blog

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Jan 31, 2011 ... That's often the hardest part: what steel have I got here? And, which ... Temper as soon as the steel is cool enough to handle. Temper ...

Hardening, Quenching, Tempering at Metlab and Metlab Potero of ...

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Steel parts often require a heat treatment to obtain improved mechanical properties, such as increasing increase hardness or strength. The hardening process ...

How to harden and temper steel | Turning wooden bowls in the UK

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Back in the days before commercial tools were available, turners knew how to harden and temper steel. They made their own tools out of carbon steel, or got ...

Some Thoughts on DIY Heat Treating - Hock Tools

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And there is some risk in quenching, say, an oil hardening steel in water. ... Two ways to temper to a useable hardness/toughness: by colors or by temperature.

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How to Harden Steel: 6 Steps (with Pictures) - wikiHow

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This removes the quenching fluid and prepares the steel for tempering. If a liquid other than water was used to quench the steel, water may be used to rinse the ...

A Woodworker's Guide to Tool Steel and Heat Treating

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Tempering - Reheating the hardened steel to the tempering temperature in order to relieve stress induced in the hardening process, and remove some of the ...

How can I heat & temper Steel at home? | Physics Forums - The ...

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May 6, 2010 ... I just want to know how to heat & temper Steel/Iron at home. ... how to reach 1,000 Fº at home to give a piece of Steel some "form", I want to give ...