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DoITPoMS Micrograph Library Full Record for Micrograph 854

Full Record for Micrograph 854

Micrograph no
854
Brief description
Low Carbon Steel Grains, Copper Edge
Keywords
Categories
System
Fe-C-X   Link to phase diagram
Composition
Fe, C low (wt%)
Standard codes
Reaction
Processing
Applications
Sample preparation
Technique
Reflected light microscopy
Length bar
500 μm
Further information
The edge of a 1p coin, showing a ferritic grain structure and a copper coating.
Contributor
Lewis Lea
Organisation
Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy, University of Cambridge
Date
12/08/10
Licence for re-use
Attribution-Non-Commercial-Share Alike 2.0 UK: England & Wales
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