Influence of Very Low Temperatures on the Hardness of Carbon Steels

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Abstract

THE present study of hardness forms part of a programme of investigation on the influence of very low temperatures on the physical properties of carbon steels and their main constituents, particularly because this physical property responds in a very sensitive way to the changes to which solid solutions are subjected1.

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MAZUR, J. Influence of Very Low Temperatures on the Hardness of Carbon Steels. Nature 165, 610–611 (1950) doi:10.1038/165610a0

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