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English translation: Sursulf (nitrocarburising) process (o. treatment)

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German term or phrase:Sursulfen
English translation:Sursulf (nitrocarburising) process (o. treatment)
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German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Engineering: Industrial / website for mould + toolmaker
German term or phrase: Sursulfen
Website for mould and tool making company:
list of services + products:

Wärmebehandlung/Beschichten
Salzbadnitrieren / Sursulfen - PVD, PACVD, Multilayer
tropsehni
Local time: 03:21
Sursulf (nitrocarburising) process (o. treatment)
Explanation:
Other trademarked processes are Sursulf and Tenoplus. Sursulf has a sulfur compound in the salt bath to create surface sulfides which creates porosity in the workpiece surface. This porosity is used to contain lubrication.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ferritic_nitrocarburizing

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Local time: 03:21
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Sursulf (nitrocarburising) process (o. treatment)


Explanation:
Other trademarked processes are Sursulf and Tenoplus. Sursulf has a sulfur compound in the salt bath to create surface sulfides which creates porosity in the workpiece surface. This porosity is used to contain lubrication.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ferritic_nitrocarburizing

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Note added at 2 days14 hrs (2016-12-05 01:24:12 GMT) Post-grading
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Glad to help appreciative askers.

Cilian O'Tuama
Local time: 03:21
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