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Discussion Forum : Engineering Materials - Section 3 (Q.No. 27)
A steel containing ferrite and pearlite is
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Gurudas Goswami said: 11 months ago
Steel containing ferrite and pearlite is soft. Ferrite is a form of pure iron with a body-centered cubic crystal structure and occurs in low-carbon steel. Pearlite is a finely laminated mixture of ferrite and cementite present in cast iron and steel, formed by the cooling of austenite.
Deep said: 4 years ago
It Should be tough.
Spitfire said: 4 years ago
But they are also tougher as compared to medium or high carbon steels.
Raj said: 7 years ago
Because it falls on the zone where carbon content is low (less than 0.8%).
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