Wear-resistant Materials for Coal Conversion Components.
Kelley-JE; Leavenworth-HW Jr.
Proc 4th Ann Conf on Materials for Coal Conv and Utilization Gaithersburg Maryland 1978 Oct; :6 pages
The need for improved wear-resistant materials for valves, nozzles, and other wear-prone components has been demonstrated by frequent failures in gasification and liquefaction pilot plants. The key to the development or selection of improved materials is a thorough understanding of the behavior of existing materials in both laboratory and pilot plant environments. This Bureau of Mines paper presents results of research to evaluate materials in these environments, recommendations on the best currently available materials, and the use of accumulated data to develop better materials.
Proc. 4th Ann. Conf. on Materials for Coal Conv. and Utilization, Gaithersburg, Maryland, Oct 1978