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- ‘Stress corrosion cracking is very substantially reduced in high nickel austenitic alloys.’
- ‘One significant difference between the cast and wrought stainless steels is in the microstructure of cast austenitic stainless steels.’
- ‘Most austenitic stainless steels are used in corrosive environments.’
- ‘Cold rolled austenitic stainless steel is another alternative.’
- ‘The basic composition of austenitic stainless steels is 18% chromium and 8% nickel.’
- ‘These alloys are wholly austenitic and exhibit high strength at elevated temperatures.’
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