Video/animation icon  Jominy end quench test: jet spraying of one end of the sample

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Description: Close up a steel specimen undergoing quenching during the jominy end quench test. As the water jet sprays onto the end of the hot, glowing specimen, a cold dark region spreads up the specimen. The cold region has transformed from austenite to a mixture of martensite, ferrite and pearlite. From TLP: The Jominy End Quench Test,
Keywords: heat treatment • Jominy end quench test • steel
Categories: Science approaches
Materials > Metals & alloys > Alloy steels
Processes > Surface treatments > Heat treatments
Properties > Mechanical & thermal > Hardness
Testing, analysis & experimentation
Testing, analysis & experimentation > Mechanical testing
Created by: DoITPoMS, University of Cambridge
Published by: DoITPoMS, University of Cambridge
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Date created: 09 August 2006
Date added: 02 December 2009
Resource ID: 2345