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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 ...
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Mar 2, 2013 ... I know its a bit long. You aught to have seen what I cut out of it. Here I describe a few things I know about tempering steel. I talk about annealing ...

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.

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 ...

Heat Treating Knives - Instructables

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Tempering involves heating the blade to a non-critical temperature (350 – 450 F) to slightly soften the steel (I used a kitchen oven). A tempered blade will hold a ...

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 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 ...

Heat Treating Steel - Hardening and Tempering - Anvilfire

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

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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 ...

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 ...

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 ...