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19-wire double-twist stranding

19-wire double-twist stranding

This paper extends the use of the Double-twist process to manufacture 7-wire strand from #8 AWG (8 mm2) to #1/0 AWG (50 mm2) to 19-wire strand up to 4/0 AWG (100 mm2) in a single pass. It reviews themore»

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2004 Mordica Lecture: Some Aspects of Wire Rod Quality

2004 Mordica Lecture: Some Aspects of Wire Rod Quality

The lecture presents a summary of more than 30 papers written or co-written by the author from 1995 to 2004. Those articles are analyzed in six parts on topics that include wire rod quality and indicmore»

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3-D FEM analysis of roller die and hydrodynamic drawing of high carbon steel wires

3-D FEM analysis of roller die and hydrodynamic drawing of high carbon steel wires

This paper presents results of numerical simulations of processes of a roller die and a hydrodynamic drawing of high-carbon steel wire with newly developed FEM software. With this software digital vamore»

$15.00 - Tech. Paper #P05111 (List Price) $0.00 - Tech. Paper #P05111 (Member Price)

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61-wire single-twist stranding

61-wire single-twist stranding

The productivity of the single-twist machine for stranding is higher than the rigid strander. The strand quality is significantly better than that of a double-twist machine. The set-up time and set-umore»

$15.00 - Tech. Paper #P05319 (List Price) $0.00 - Tech. Paper #P05319 (Member Price)

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A case for tensile specifications in the steel rod and wire industry

A case for tensile specifications in the steel rod and wire industry

High-carbon steel wire has traditionally been drawn from hot-rolled rods manufactured to specified chemical ranges. Several years ago the specifications were re-crafted to designate tensile strength more»

$15.00 - Tech. Paper #P04892 (List Price) $0.00 - Tech. Paper #P04892 (Member Price)

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A comparison between E-beam and CV crosslinking technologies for wire and cable constructions

A comparison between E-beam and CV crosslinking technologies for wire and cable constructions

Electron beam crosslinking machines and cv machines are both suitable for high volume commodity wire making operations. Only electron beam machines can effectively produce lower volume specialty typmore»

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A comparison of three SZ methods for stranding and cabling power and control cable conductors

A comparison of three SZ methods for stranding and cabling power and control cable conductors

In the SZ (reverse lay) stranding or cabling process the direction of the lay of the conductors is periodically reversed. This system is widely used in Europe in the manufacture of power, control anmore»

$15.00 - Tech. Paper #P03996 (List Price) $0.00 - Tech. Paper #P03996 (Member Price)

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A comparison of wiredrawing block cooling by air, oil and water.

A comparison of wiredrawing block cooling by air, oil and water.

Three cooling media for use during the cold drawing of steel wire were evaluated: air, oil, and water. Heat flow from the wire through the block to the cooling media was determined. Equipment, calculmore»

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A double-twist machine with a single twist effect

A double-twist machine with a single twist effect

High-quality and high production rates can be obtained when cabling nonferrous electrical conductors by using a new double-twist machine with a single twist effect. The new machine is described whichmore»

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A fine wire drawability case study

A fine wire drawability case study

A detailed study concerning factors affecting the drawability of 42 gauge copper wire has been conducted in a manufacturing plant and in the laboratory. Influence of rod shaving, copper rod quality,more»

$15.00 - Tech. Paper #P03979 (List Price) $0.00 - Tech. Paper #P03979 (Member Price)

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A general review of chevron cracking causes with two unusual cases at Gerdau Ameristeel Beaumont

A general review of chevron cracking causes with two unusual cases at Gerdau Ameristeel Beaumont

Chevron cracking is a well-recognized type of fracture during wiredrawing, but its many causes are not well understood. This paper reviews known causes in a summary chart, together with the investigamore»

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A guide to the selection of cabling machinery

A guide to the selection of cabling machinery

Described are different types of cabling machines used in the electrical cable industry for assembling power, control and communications cables. The different design principles will be described and more»

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A method of testing compressive relaxation in aluminum wire conductors

A method of testing compressive relaxation in aluminum wire conductors

Relaxation of aluminum wire conductors is discussed. Relaxation testing, test apparatus, load cell and electrical equipment, recording, and results are considered. The chemical composition and conditmore»

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A new calibration method for complex shape sections with reflex angles

A new calibration method for complex shape sections with reflex angles

An improved calibration method for the preform of drawn sections was developed by analyzing and comparing industrially used sections. Based on Preussler, this method enables the calibration of sectiomore»

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A new cleaning method for wire rod and wires

A new cleaning method for wire rod and wires

A new method based on plasma technology combined with an innovative mechanical descaling system allows the removal of FexOy and FeO from the surface of steel wire. This technology performs an acid- amore»

$15.00 - Tech. Paper #P05132 (List Price) $0.00 - Tech. Paper #P05132 (Member Price)

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A new concept for the stranding machine:  the monobitorsion

A new concept for the stranding machine: the monobitorsion

Higher output speeds needed with higher quality for telecom cable strands utilizing pairing and stranding techniques in a single operation. Primary conclusions: Higher speeds and greater outputs witmore»

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A new concept in the design of patenting installations.

A new concept in the design of patenting installations.

A new type of patenting system utilizing the high heat transfer rates obtained by contra-flow quenching by liquid lead is presented. The design and operation of the experimental plant are described amore»

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A New Concept in the Evaluation of the 10 X 10 Twist Test for Copper Rod

A New Concept in the Evaluation of the 10 X 10 Twist Test for Copper Rod

This paper will discuss the value of the twist test as a process control tool and as a test to determine copper rod surface quality. The changes in twist test equipment, procedures and the evaluatiomore»

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A new fire retardant sheathing concept for UTP data cables and fire-resistant cables

A new fire retardant sheathing concept for UTP data cables and fire-resistant cables

Halogen-free systems have become an acceptable part of the cable makers’ method of manufacture. Unfortunately, although extremely environmentally friendly, they have their limitations in areas of promore»

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A new form of making flexible copper conductors

A new form of making flexible copper conductors

This paper discusses an invention related to a method and an apparatus for the continuous production of a twisted stranded cable and ultra flexible single-strand wire. Both constructs have the flexibmore»

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A new generation of lubricants and accessory products for wire drawing, free from substances that are potentially harmful or dangerous to persons and the environment

A new generation of lubricants and accessory products for wire drawing, free from substances that are potentially harmful or dangerous to persons and the environment

According to Regulation (EC) No. 1272/2008 the following products: 1) sodium tetraborate (borax) 2) boric acid are classified as toxic for reproduction and unborn children (R60-61 - May impair fermore»

$15.00 - Tech. Paper #P05492 (List Price) $0.00 - Tech. Paper #P05492 (Member Price)

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A new generation on-line SRL predictor system for data cable manufacturing

A new generation on-line SRL predictor system for data cable manufacturing

Online Structural Return Loss (SRL) prediction has grown significantly in recent years, but there are still limitations to existing solutions. A new generation, online SRL predictor system has been dmore»

$15.00 - Tech. Paper #P04907 (List Price) $0.00 - Tech. Paper #P04907 (Member Price)

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A new method for mechanical descaling and cleaning of wire rod and wiredrawing with new generation dies and lubricants

A new method for mechanical descaling and cleaning of wire rod and wiredrawing with new generation dies and lubricants

An innovative steel wire rod mechanical descaling and cleaning system combined with special types of drawing dies in tungsten carbide and new specific lubricants for the coating of the wire has been more»

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A new process for the production of steel for prestressed concrete

A new process for the production of steel for prestressed concrete

High carbon steel wires have been largely used in applications where high strength and good ductility are required. The steel is usually produced by ingot casting or continuous casting of large sectmore»

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A new process of sequential brass coating

A new process of sequential brass coating

Currently sequential brass coating is applied from individual copper and zinc electrolytes followed by thermal diffusion. The surface layer contains less than 50 percent copper and is composed of brimore»

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A new system for laboratory experimentation for the profile, geometry, and degree of finish of a die for optimum wiredrawing

A new system for laboratory experimentation for the profile, geometry, and degree of finish of a die for optimum wiredrawing

This method uses specially designed and constructed equipment for precision laboratory measurement of wiredrawing force as wire passes through the die. Consequently, it is possible to compare the resmore»

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A new tandem slip rod drawing machine

A new tandem slip rod drawing machine

The design of a tandem slip rod drawing machine using a cascade (straight) gear train is described. Calculation of torque, gear tooth loading, constructional design, adjustable die-holders, and operamore»

$15.00 - Tech. Paper #P03181 (List Price) $0.00 - Tech. Paper #P03181 (Member Price)

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A new technique for measuring stress relaxation of power connectors machined from high performance copper alloy rod

A new technique for measuring stress relaxation of power connectors machined from high performance copper alloy rod

Unreliable power connections can cause extensive equipment damage and may result in serious personal injury. This paper covers the details related to sample geometry calculations, measurement procedumore»

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A new vertical hot-dipped wire galvanizing system for thin coatings

A new vertical hot-dipped wire galvanizing system for thin coatings

In commercial wire galvanizing, wire covered with a low zinc coating is commonly produced with a technological process defined as “horizontal galvanizing,” so called because the wires leave the zinc more»

$15.00 - Tech. Paper #P05045 (List Price) $0.00 - Tech. Paper #P05045 (Member Price)

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A numerical study on the distributions of temperature in a fine high carbon steel wire subjected to high-speed drawing

A numerical study on the distributions of temperature in a fine high carbon steel wire subjected to high-speed drawing

Quantitative evaluation was carried out on the influences of drawing conditions on the temperature distribution during high-speed drawing of wire. The material adopted was AISI 1080 high carbon steelmore»

$15.00 - Tech. Paper #P04762 (List Price) $0.00 - Tech. Paper #P04762 (Member Price)

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A possibility of obtaining additional value of production by control of wire tolerances

A possibility of obtaining additional value of production by control of wire tolerances

In this paper main principles concerned with tolerances in the case of wire manufacturing will be presented. It has been shown that wires ought to be manufactured with upper deviation G = 0 and lowermore»

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A quantitative study on the different lubrication modes for wiredrawing of 80Ni-20r wire,

A quantitative study on the different lubrication modes for wiredrawing of 80Ni-20r wire,

This paper addresses the lubrication modes that can exist during the slow speed wire drawing of 80% Ni - 20% Cr alloy. Since the lubrication mode affects the surface characteristics of the drawn wiremore»

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A reappraisal of electrogalvanizing.

A reappraisal of electrogalvanizing.

Advantages of electrogalvanizing, including uniformity of coating, the nearly 99% utilization of zinc, simplicity of operation, and costs lower than that of hot dip galvanizing, are discussed. Some smore»

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A safe machine your duty

A safe machine your duty

Steps to survive the product liability crisis for the designer and machine user are presented to provide a safe machine and proper legal defense. Design requirements will be related to the national cmore»

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A simple method for evaluating the compressive creep characteristics of wire samples

A simple method for evaluating the compressive creep characteristics of wire samples

A method for evaluating the compressive creep characteristics of wire samples using a Rockwell hardness tester is discussed. Material preparation, experimental technique, and results are described.

$15.00 - Tech. Paper #P02880 (List Price) $0.00 - Tech. Paper #P02880 (Member Price)

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A system for controlling and filtering the pollutant particles during the wiredrawing process

A system for controlling and filtering the pollutant particles during the wiredrawing process

In this process the copper that is drawn emits particles and dust into the environment and this results in the pollution of the workplace. Inhaling these particles is harmful for human beings. In thimore»

$15.00 - Tech. Paper #P04999 (List Price) $0.00 - Tech. Paper #P04999 (Member Price)

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A technical review of industrial practices for decreasing the strain hardening rate of low carbon steel wire

A technical review of industrial practices for decreasing the strain hardening rate of low carbon steel wire

The use of rod produced from scrap-based, continuously cast, electric furnace steel as a replacement for hot metal, ingot cast, rim steel rod has been hindered by its excessive strain aging. Minimizimore»

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A technological evaluation of European copper rod supplies

A technological evaluation of European copper rod supplies

The copper wire rod industry worldwide has just completed a process of reorganization after a period of extensive change, the traditional wire-bar-rolling process being replaced by production routes more»

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A tool for wiredrawing tribology study

A tool for wiredrawing tribology study

Friction, lubrication and wear are among the major concerns of many researchers worldwide, who are attempting to understand and optimize the tribology system and consequently to increase the efficienmore»

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A twist on heavily drawn wire

A twist on heavily drawn wire

This Mordica Memorial Award lecture address focuses on the question of the absolute upper limits of tensile strength of heavily drawn wires and reveals how the stress state of many wire products is nmore»

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A unique conductivity measurement system

A unique conductivity measurement system

This paper describes a unique conductivity measurement system (% IACS) specially designed for a frequent routine testing of rod materials (copper, aluminum, aluminum/alloy or other conductors) from 6more»

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A universal taping and braiding chart.

A universal taping and braiding chart.

A chart is presented for the rapid solution of taping or braiding problems. The mathematical basis for the chart is given in a series of mathematical equations.

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A wiredrawing teaching laboratory at Rensselaer

A wiredrawing teaching laboratory at Rensselaer

Materials Science & Engineering seniors at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute participate in a wiredrawing laboratory with measurements including drawing force, die angle, drawing speed, and temperaturmore»

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A workability criterion for internal ductile fracture in the steel cold heading process

A workability criterion for internal ductile fracture in the steel cold heading process

A criterion to set workability limits for internal ductile fracture (voids and cracks) in the cold heading of dual phase steel is presented. The proposed criterion is based on the damage estimated bymore»

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ABC of better lubrication and cooling in steel wiredrawing.

ABC of better lubrication and cooling in steel wiredrawing.

Developments of better lubrication and cooling in steel wiredrawing are discussed. Happenings within the die, the development of thick-film lubrication, and extraction of heat from the wire are examimore»

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About new capacities of double twist machines for laying up of electrical wires

About new capacities of double twist machines for laying up of electrical wires

To understand better the development of double twist machines it seems useful to come back too its principles and primary relizations. The wires enter into a hollow half-shaft A and go around a pullmore»

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About the drawing process and the possibility of its improvements

About the drawing process and the possibility of its improvements

2000 Mordica Memorial Lecture

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Abrasion studies of automotive primary cables insulated with XLPE compounds

Abrasion studies of automotive primary cables insulated with XLPE compounds

An experimental study using two types of abrading tests (sandpaper and needle), according to ISO-6722-1 and SAE-J-1128 standards, was performed in automotive primary cable insulated with XLPE compounmore»

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AC or DC spooler drives for wire enameling equipment.

AC or DC spooler drives for wire enameling equipment.

AC and DC drives for wire industry use are discussed. Technical specifications regarding torque, spindle speed, and reel size relationships are presented graphically and in tabular form; they providemore»

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Accurate non-contact length measurement improves productivity and quality control

Accurate non-contact length measurement improves productivity and quality control

To survive, manufacturers must become more efficient. The practice of including additional length due to inaccurate length measurements is analogous to giving money away. Contact counters have accuramore»

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Achieving optimal economy in the production of wire and cables by perfectly produced and reconditioned drawing die tools

Achieving optimal economy in the production of wire and cables by perfectly produced and reconditioned drawing die tools

When entering a wire drawing- or cable plant, in the midst of all spectacular infrastructure and huge machinery therein, it is easy to lose sight of the die-tool. We all know well that this eye-catcmore»

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Acid pickling of copper rod with no effluent.

Acid pickling of copper rod with no effluent.

In 1982, Canada Wire and Cable manufacturing facilities replaced the copper redraw rod with a Krupp-Hazelett continuous rod line. A pickling system designed to clean the rod which uses a minimal amoumore»

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Active screen plasma nitriding of VCN Mo 200 low-alloy steel

Active screen plasma nitriding of VCN Mo 200 low-alloy steel

This paper considers the effects of various active screen plasma nitriding (ASPN) parameters such as temperature and active screen set-up parameters including top lid type (screen or simple) and scremore»

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Adding dimension to the ‘North Star’ wire rod rust guide to expand its usefulness

Adding dimension to the ‘North Star’ wire rod rust guide to expand its usefulness

After several years of using the color photo Rust Guide to facilitate communications relating to determining fitness for use, North Star Steel has now added associated depth and width measurements. Mmore»

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Addition of boron to high carbon wire rod

Addition of boron to high carbon wire rod

In the last six to eight years, IHSW has successfully developed a series of low carbon grades containing boron additives to improve the physical properties and performance of wire rod. Boron additivemore»

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Adhesion of tire bead wire to rubber: some findings

Adhesion of tire bead wire to rubber: some findings

In this study, immersion plating of motor tire bead wire was carried out in baths of different concentration levels of CuSO4, H2SO4, and SnSO4. The oxidation of plated wire was prevented by applying more»

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Adhesion promotion of wire and cable jacketing by atmospheric plasma surface treatment

Adhesion promotion of wire and cable jacketing by atmospheric plasma surface treatment

Thermoplastics, thermosets, or fibrous coatings all have low levels of polar functional groups on the surface and have poor adhesion properties, making it difficult to apply other functional layers smore»

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Adhesion promotion of wire and cable jacketing by atmospheric plasma surface treatment

Adhesion promotion of wire and cable jacketing by atmospheric plasma surface treatment

Thermoplastics, thermosets, or fibrous coatings all have low levels of polar functional groups on the surface and have poor adhesion properties, making it difficult to apply other functional layers smore»

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Adhesion technology for nickel plating and natural rubber

Adhesion technology for nickel plating and natural rubber

Brass plating has been applied for adhesive plating for reinforcing material for tire and hose. Direct adhesion between brass plating and natural rubber is formed during curing. However, this good admore»

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Advance of Beta titanium alloy TIMETAL® LCB in automotive spring applications

Advance of Beta titanium alloy TIMETAL® LCB in automotive spring applications

TIMETALÒ LCB (a low cost beta titanium alloy) was introduced more than 10 years ago targeting non-aerospace applications such as automotive suspension and valve springs. The most recent development emore»

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Advanced semi-automatic straightening technology

Advanced semi-automatic straightening technology

A revolutionary aspect of advanced semi-automatic straighteners is the idea of using modules, each equipped with a roll adjusting mechanism and a straightening roll which can be assembled to straightmore»

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Advanced SZ stranding for copper cables

Advanced SZ stranding for copper cables

The range of applications for SZ-stranding and combined SZ-stranding/extrusion has extended significantly. This not only remains the most efficient technology for fiber optics, it has started to capmore»

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Advanced technology in wire and cable manufacturing

Advanced technology in wire and cable manufacturing

Due to the recent economic recession and the fast globalization trends, the world market leaders in the wire and cable field are developing new business strategies. Moreover, they are increasingly inmore»

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Advancement of the vibratory pickling process

Advancement of the vibratory pickling process

After our presentation on our coil-rotating vibratory wire rod pickling system at Atlanta in 1981, we developed another new pickling system at the strong request of our wire rod customers. The new smore»

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Advances in concentricity and wall thickness measurement of cable primaries using ultrasonic technology

Advances in concentricity and wall thickness measurement of cable primaries using ultrasonic technology

This paper discusses the merits of ultrasonic technology when applied for on-line measurement of concentricity and wall thickness of cable primaries. Specifically, recent advances are discussed that more»

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Advances in induction heating of wire products

Advances in induction heating of wire products

The paper discusses the latest designs in induction wire heating for applications such as preheating prior to coating, relaxation, curing and preheating prior to encapsulation.

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Advances in the technology for annealing steel wire

Advances in the technology for annealing steel wire

This paper describes design and operational aspects of a unique Australian technology in wire annealing. Significant metallurgical and economical as well as ecological (clean air) advantages have beemore»

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Advantages of salt patenting wire and rod.

Advantages of salt patenting wire and rod.

Salt patenting of wire and rod, using a continuous direct-fired gas furnace is reviewed. Physical properties of the sodium nitrate salt were compared to lead to establish working capacity and relativmore»

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Advantages with on-line service via modem

Advantages with on-line service via modem

This paper will describe the benefits of on line serice of wiredrawing machinery via a modern connection. The communication technology of today enables us to do the commissioning, service,fault findmore»

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Aging effects in steel wire processing

Aging effects in steel wire processing

Aging, through carbon-dislocation interactions, can strengthen steel wire, both statically and dynamically (strain aging). The sensitivity of aging to temperature and strain rate complicates process more»

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Alcan's experience in converting continuous cast aluminum alloy rod into mechanical wire products

Alcan's experience in converting continuous cast aluminum alloy rod into mechanical wire products

Material problems in wire, rod and tube drawing can seldom be solved by materials science alone. It is true that the physical metallurgist, based on sophisticated investigation techniques, can descrmore»

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Alkaline cleaner recycle

Alkaline cleaner recycle

This paper presents the theory of ultra-filtration of alkaline cleaners and the design considerations in sizing an ultra-filtration system. Examples of direct economic benefits derived from recyclingmore»

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Alternatives to lead bath for patenting of high carbon steel wire

Alternatives to lead bath for patenting of high carbon steel wire

This paper discusses experiments with patenting in a fluidized bed and with a gas cooler, as alternative heat treatment methods to the use of a lead bath. The experiments were done both in the laboramore»

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Aluminum alloys redraw rod by continuous casting and rolling (CCR)

Aluminum alloys redraw rod by continuous casting and rolling (CCR)

Continuous casting and rolling (CCR) for hard-temper aluminum alloys, the 'Pechiney CCR process', is described. Advantages of the process, and the developments, modifications, and adjustments in obtmore»

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Aluminum spiral wrapping for stabilization of niobium/titanium superconductor wire

Aluminum spiral wrapping for stabilization of niobium/titanium superconductor wire

Stabilizing niobium/titanium (Nb/Ti) low temperature superconductor wire with aluminum instead of copper reduces the overall weight up to 50 percent. Spiral wrapping of aluminum onto a core of Nb/Ti more»

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Aluminum wire rod produced with Upcast® technology

Aluminum wire rod produced with Upcast® technology

The main application area of Upcast® technology today is the casting of copper and copper-based alloy wire rod. The wire and cable industry is a major user of this process. As aluminum has recently gmore»

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Aluminum wiredrawing filtration

Aluminum wiredrawing filtration

This paper is an overview of the various concepts relative to aluminum wiredrawing using both light to heavy viscosity oils as well as water soluble applications. It describes the various types of clmore»

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Aluminum wiredrawing lubricants.

Aluminum wiredrawing lubricants.

Various aspects of lubricating aluminum wire for drawing are presented. The use of petroleum oils with high pressure additives for fine wire, greases on low speed machines, and heavy viscosity oils fmore»

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An accurate noncontact technique for measuring length and speed of wire and cable

An accurate noncontact technique for measuring length and speed of wire and cable

This paper provides details on a new noncontact length and speed measurement technique for the wire and cable industry. This technique utilizes a well established research technology known as Laser Dmore»

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An improved system for hot rolling and cleaning hot copper rod without acid

An improved system for hot rolling and cleaning hot copper rod without acid

Consolidated Copper Co The Lube-Well RH lubricant/cleaner system, developed by the G. Whitfield Richards Co, reduces formation of copper oxide scale on copper rod during rolling and cleaning while elmore»

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An overview of traditional and unique eddy current wire testing solutions

An overview of traditional and unique eddy current wire testing solutions

This paper explores traditional and unique eddy current wire testing solutions. Eddy current inspection is a commonly used non-destructive testing technique for the detection of surface imperfectionmore»

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An update and some new thoughts concerning the electrical properties of copper

An update and some new thoughts concerning the electrical properties of copper

This paper reviews the role of several major factors affecting the electrical resistivity/conductivity of copper wire and focuses on the influence of residual impurities, test temperature, alloying emore»

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An update on the development of Conform.

An update on the development of Conform.

The Babcock design of two models of Conform machines using the technology already available from the UKAEA is presented. Comparisons between standard wiredrawing equipment and the Conform machine, shmore»

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Analyses and prevention methods for wire breaks in ultrafine gold wire drawing

Analyses and prevention methods for wire breaks in ultrafine gold wire drawing

Examination of wire breaks in superfine gold wire drawn with conventional methods and conditions indicates breaks are mainly caused by inclusions, most of which have particle sizes of approximately 2more»

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Analysis of capstan friction during fine copper and aluminum wiredrawing

Analysis of capstan friction during fine copper and aluminum wiredrawing

Research and development work aimed at reducing wire break frequencies included development of a tension meter based on strain gauges. Tension experiments were performed on drawing machines drawing fmore»

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Analysis of different equations for calculations of wire tensile strength after patenting and drawing

Analysis of different equations for calculations of wire tensile strength after patenting and drawing

This paper analyzes the work of various authors to select equations which provide the highest accuracy compared with values determined experimentally. A computer program was used which allows for tenmore»

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Analysis of influence of some parameters of conical die on properties of drawn carbon steel wire rope

Analysis of influence of some parameters of conical die on properties of drawn carbon steel wire rope

This paper investigates the effect on wire properties and drawing process parameters of replacing the cylindrical bearing part of the die with a conical one that has a small slope angle combined withmore»

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Analysis of material and labor costs in the process of steel wire manufacturing

Analysis of material and labor costs in the process of steel wire manufacturing

In this work technological calculations and losses that occur in subsequent operations of steel manufacturing will be presented along with a detailed analysis of labor costs. A method of elaboration more»

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Analysis of metal flow during flattening of round wires in cold rolling process

Analysis of metal flow during flattening of round wires in cold rolling process

An analysis is given of the effect of roll diameter (100, 160 and 210 mm) and the constant pass reduction (15 and 30 percent) on the wire spread during flattening of the wires. Wires in the 2-7 mm dimore»

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Analysis of reasons for increase of tensile, yield strength and number of twists of wires drawn in pressure dies

Analysis of reasons for increase of tensile, yield strength and number of twists of wires drawn in pressure dies

This work is a continuation of the paper presented at the 66th Annual Convention in Charlotte in 1996 entitled, "Hydrodynamic drawing effects on wire ASTRO characteristics." In this work there were cmore»

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Analysis of rod defects and resulting wire failures.

Analysis of rod defects and resulting wire failures.

This paper explores select rod defects, along with the resultant wire defect. Also select wire defects caused by poor drafting practices are illustrated. Most examples are in high and medium carbon smore»

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Analysis of surface flaws on drawn wire and wire breaks

Analysis of surface flaws on drawn wire and wire breaks

Using experiments and finite element method (FEM) analysis, this paper examines whether surface cracks on wire rods grow or are removed during drawing. The deformation behavior of V-shaped, concave, more»

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Analysis of the factors affecting the drabability of copper rod

Analysis of the factors affecting the drabability of copper rod

Factors such as oxygen content, particle size, particle distribution and shape in copper rod are investigated experimentally and correlated to an analysis of wire breaks. Performance of wire drabilimore»

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Analysis of the forming of points in wire nails

Analysis of the forming of points in wire nails

This paper covers wire for nails and reports results from experimental studies and from Finite Element Method (FEM) simulations. The following points were covered: (a) lateral flash separation, (b) tmore»

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Analysis of the straightening of drawn wires using rollers by FEM

Analysis of the straightening of drawn wires using rollers by FEM

In this study, finite-element method (FEM) analysis of the straightening of wires using drawn rollers is carried out to discuss the optimum straightening conditions and the conditions of each part ofmore»

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Analysis of tin-and nickel-plated copper wire failures for quality improvement

Analysis of tin-and nickel-plated copper wire failures for quality improvement

Failure analysis is an important tool in wiredrawing quality improvement. Certain aspects of wire failures occurring in plated wires are specific to the particular type of plating that is being used.more»

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Analysis of wire temperatures and power requirements on multipass drawing productivity

Analysis of wire temperatures and power requirements on multipass drawing productivity

A mathematical model for the prediction of drawing temperatures and power requirements in multiple pass drawing of high carbon wire is presented. The model is programmed for solution by computer. Sinmore»

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Analysis of wire-clamped joints by FEM

Analysis of wire-clamped joints by FEM

Clamped joints (CJ), which can be classified as permanent joints, are often used for connecting and fixing steel wire ropes, electric cables, or hydraulic conduits. This paper presents a numerical anmore»

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Anisotropy of mechanical properties of drawn steel wires

Anisotropy of mechanical properties of drawn steel wires

This article presents research into the yield point of steel wires of 0.2 percent and 0.7 percent carbon as demonstrated in tension and compression tests. Experiments showed that drawn wire shows animore»

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Annealing characteristics of Triple E electrical conductor alloy

Annealing characteristics of Triple E electrical conductor alloy

The yield strength, UTS, and thermal stability of 0.0808 inch Triple E conductor alloy wire (0.6% Fe-Al) were compared to those of EC aluminum after annealing at 204-315~C for 1-7 hours. Superior strmore»

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