The properties of several candidate materials are

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Unformatted text preview: he properties of several candidate materials are summarized in the table below. Non-destructive evaluation equipment is available to detect an internal defect with one dimension greater than 500 µm and a surface defect of 250 µm. A. One consulting engineer is advocating for sintered silicon nitride, primarily because of its high-temperature properties. Is this a good choice? Justify your answer. Be quantitative where possible. B. Another consulting engineer is advocating for 2024-T3 Al alloy, primarily because of its low density. Is this a good choice? Justify your answer. Be quantitative where possible. C. Another consulting engineer is advocating for 1040 plain-carbon steel, primarily because of its relatively low cost...
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