Quenching fluids-applications and future development

F. Salawa:
QUENCHING FLUIDS – APPLICATIONS AND FUTURE DEVELOPMENT

Proceedings of the 8th Seminar of the International Federation for Heat Treatment and Surface Engineering , IFHTSE 2001, Dubrovnik- Cavtat, Croatia, 12 – 14 September 2001.

ABSTRACT:
The author reports on what the quenchant suppliers are doing to provide environmentally-friendly fluids for heat treating into the new millennium. His review encompasses tighter  environmental/health & safety considerations, polymer quenchants and new quench media based on vegetable oils.


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