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Practical Data for Metallurgists

The renowned Practical Data for Metallurgists has served as an essential industry reference since its introduction in 1953. Technical experts, operations managers and engineers depend on this handbook as the definitive source for metallurgical information and more.

The Industry Standard for More Than 60 Years

Practical Data for Metallurgists

Our metallurgy guide was the first of its kind in the industry - the original reference book for metallurgical standards and expertise. Today, the 18th edition of Practical Data for Metallurgists and its complementary mobile application include an updated listing of standard steels and their chemical compositions, hardening abilities and tolerances. The guide conforms to American Iron and Steel Institute and Society of Automotive Engineers standards, and is supported by our team of career metallurgists - who collectively share some of the most extensive materials science expertise in the world


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