Definition of Alloy steel
1. Noun. Steel who characteristics are determined by the addition of other elements in addition to carbon.
Specialized synonyms: Chromium Steel, Stainless, Stainless Steel, Chrome-nickel Steel, Elinvar, Chrome-tungsten Steel, Austenitic Manganese Steel, Manganese Steel, Molybdenum Steel, Nickel Steel, Tool Steel, Tungsten Steel, Wolfram Steel, Vanadium Steel
Lexicographical Neighbors of Alloy Steel
Literary usage of Alloy steel
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Metallurgy of Iron and Steel by Bradley Stoughton (1911)
"The distinction between an element added merely to produce a slight benefit to ordinary carbon steel and the same element added to produce an alloy steel is ..."
2. The Making, Shaping and Treating of Steel by James McIntyre Camp, Charles Blaine Francis (1920)
"The definition adopted by the International Association for Testing Materials is as follows: "alloy steel is steel which owes its distinctive properties ..."
3. Materials of Construction: Their Manufacture and Properties by Adelbert Philo Mills, Harrison Washburn Hayward (1922)
"The Committee on Uniform Nomenclature of Iron and Steel of the International Association for Testing Materials defines alloy steel as "steel which owes its ..."
4. Transactions of the American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical and (1920)
"Effect of Rate of Temperature Change on Transformations in an alloy steel* BY H. SCOTT,t AB, WASHINGTON, DC (New York Meeting, February, 1919) SINCE Bohler ..."
5. Transactions of the International Engineering Congress, 1915 (1916)
"An "alloy" steel is steel alloyed with one or more metals, in sufficient amounts to influence or change the characteristics of steel, and still possible of ..."