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  Crucible Compaction Metals offers Superalloys, Hot Isostatic Pressing (HIP), Corrosion Resisting Metals and much more!
Crucible Materials Corporation has been a pioneer in the technical development of tool steels, powder metallurgy, titanium alloys, and advanced alloy systems for leading edge manufacturers.
Crucible Compaction Metals' autoclave is used for HIP of powder metal products and toll-HIP services for the densification of investment castings.
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  Crucible - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
Crucibles are commonly used with a high temperature-resistant crucible cover (or lid) made of a similar material.
These crucibles are very durable and resist temperatures to over 1600 °C. A crucible is placed into a furnace and, after the melting, the liquid metal is taken out of the furnace and poured into the mold.
In the area of chemical analysis, crucibles are used in quantitative gravimetric chemical analysis (analysis by measuring mass of an analyte).
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  Crucible - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Crucibles are commonly used with a high temperature-resistant crucible cover (or lid) made of a similar material.
These crucibles are very durable and resist temperatures to over 1600 °C. A crucible is placed into a furnace and, after the melting, the liquid metal is taken out of the furnace and poured into the mold.
In the area of chemical analysis, crucibles are used in quantitative gravimetric chemical analysis (analysis by measuring mass of an analyte).
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 The Orsini Crucible
The Crucible is a massive nebula of swirling gas and scattered matter 1,500 light years long, stretching from 200 light years within the Anvil Galaxy to 1,300 light years outside of it, like a smoky blue tentacle reaching for the Corkscrew Galaxy nearby.
Politically, the Crucible is a large dividing line with the Altess Dynasty on one side and the Orsini Freehold and the beginnings of the Transgalactic Empire’s Anvil Galaxy holdings on the other.
Near the center of the Orsini Crucible is a 6 light year zone of totally calm, clear space, beautifully backlit by the swirling blues of the surrounding nebula.
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 The Crucible - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Crucible is generally regarded as one of the best plays of the modern era, due to its deep, captivating plot; four act, 3 1/2 hour entirety; and fearless dealings with controversial topics.
The Crucible is set in the small Puritan town of Salem, Massachusetts.
The play begins with the discovery by the despised local preacher Reverend Parris that some local girls were performing a sinful dance in the woods with the slave Tituba.
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 CRUCIBLE - research services
Crucible knows that to re-search is to look again at the line of business you are in and the impact of new market trends on your organization.
Crucible provides competitive intelligence services to assist organizations in their ability to better understand the dynamics within which they are operating.
Crucible’s research offerings in this area would attempt to assist organizations in developing a customized knowledge management solution that is relevant for their particular industry.
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 Science Fiction Book Reviews
As Crucible opens, two of the settlers, Lucy Lasky and Karim Mahjoub, traveling through space with their Fur prisoners, are captured by Vines and taken to one of the Vine worlds.
Crucible offers a fine demonstration of her gifts, which include detailed and inventive speculation about alien biology and advanced technology, solid and complex plotting, and characters who live and breathe on the page.
Crucible builds to a satisfying conclusion that leaves enough room for readers to anticipate a third volume about the world of Greentrees and its settlers.
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 Crucible Worldforce Biography Page
Crucible was formed in May, 1997 when guitarist Derek Haderman and vocalist Mike Ching met on the island of Oahu, Hawaii.
Crucible then began rehearsing 5 days a week with an emphasis on writing music that was aggressive and heavy, with variable tempo and time changes.
As of February 2000, this is the Crucible lineup, with another Havoc in Hawaii (this time with metal legends Crowbar) slated for the first week of March, and plans to record another album in the summer of 2000.
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 Crucible Materials
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Use our map to find a location near you.
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 Crucible Compaction Metals offers Superalloys, Hot Isostatic Pressing (HIP), Corrosion Resisting Metals and much more!
Crucible Research is proud to announce that Fred Yolton was presented with the Edgar C. Bain award at an ASM International awards ceremony on January 22, 2004.
Crucible stocks 10V hollow bar in sizes from 2-1/4" OD X 1-1/4" ID up to 4-1/4" OD X 3" ID. Great for injection or extruder barrel liners or for any tooling application where the ID is removed.
Crucible Steel Company of America was incorporated on July 21, 1900, consolidating Sanderson along with 12 other specialty steel mills, all using the "crucible" process to make high quality tool steel.
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 The Crucible by Arthur Miller
Despite being a box office success and acclaimed by critics and audiences alike, it was considered second-best to his prior "Death of a Salesman." As Brook Atkinson for the New York Times reported the day after the opening, "[T]he theme does not develop with the simple eloquence of 'Death of a Salesman.'"
It was written in response to Senator McCarthy and the House Un-American Activities Committee's crusade against supposed communist sympathizers.
movie version of "The Crucible." As was the play, the movie is a fictionalized version of the events of Salem in 1692.
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 Crucible Kiln
This is intended to keep small bits of the new crucible from spalling off into the glass, potentially contaminating the whole batch with little white flakes.
During the soak, charge the crucible (add more cullet) several times until the melted glass is within a half inch of the top rim of the crucible, leaving enough room for displacement when dipping a large marble.
I ran the crucible furnace with a utility usage meter attached between the controller and the wall socket for about four weeks.
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 The SF Site Featured Review: Crucible
That this plot is built around solid extrapolation combined with just the right mix of real science and an artist's feel for the possibilities of the alien is what makes Crucible a first-rate science fiction novel, and shows that Kress is a hard science fiction writer at the top of her game.
While the plot resolution in Crucible requires that humans on Greentrees gain some understanding of the aliens, the real challenge for the colonists raised on the planet lies in understanding the humans from Earth.
The Terrans have left from a planet devastated by a generation of ecological disaster and cut-throat warfare, they are politically manipulative in ways the colonists have never imagined.
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 The March to 'Marine"
Recruits solve one of the problems posed to them during the Crucible at Parris Island Marine Recruit Depot, S.C. Team members have to get themselves and their gear up a three-story house and rescue a person on the top.
One of the drill instructors says that at least the weather is decent, and you have to agree.
There hasn't been a drop of rain during this Crucible, and the temperature has gone from the upper 40s to the mid-80s.
www.defenselink.mil /specials/basic/march.html   (987 words)

  
 The New Yorker: From the Archives   (Site not responding. Last check: )
As I watched "The Crucible" taking shape as a movie over much of the past year, the sheer depth of time that it represents for me kept returning to mind.
I was also drawn into writing "The Crucible" by the chance it gave me to use a new language—that of seventeenth-century New England.
I am not sure what "The Crucible" is telling people now, but I know that its paranoid center is still pumping out the same darkly attractive warning that it did in the fifties.
www.newyorker.com /archive/content?020422fr_archive02   (3201 words)

  
 Halford: Crucible - PopMatters Music Review
Most metal fans ask only one thing from their heroes, and that is to never, ever stray from the formula, and judging from the sound of Crucible, the fans will not be disappointed one bit.
All too often, veteran artists hire backing musicians whose only purpose is to badly mimic the singer's old songs, but thankfully, Halford wants to keep redefining his sound, and his band proves without a doubt that they have the chops to challenge the old guy.
Crucible has its ups and downs, and begins to grow tiresome after the fun of "Wrath of God", before being rescued by the excellent bonus tracks.
www.popmatters.com /music/reviews/h/halford-crucible.shtml   (749 words)

  
 Crucible Foundry Lost Wax Process
Wax gates and runner system are then fused onto the wax duplicate.
This original may be composed of almost any non porous modeling material, such as clay, stone, plaster, wood, or wax etc.
A patina is a chemical or a combination of chemical etching procedures to produce brown, red, blue or green hues on the finished metal surfaces.
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 Rite of Passage: Making Basic Training Tougher
A recruit delivers a killing blow while running the bayonet course at Parris Island Marine Corps Recruit Depot, S.C. The recruit was in the middle of the Crucible, the 54-hour-long climax of Marine basic training.
The Army took the Crucible and changed it in ways to suit their needs.
Though Marine recruits carry weapons during the Crucible, their environment is one of training.
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 S.S. Raven - Crucible
Despite the hours that had passed since our joining, her skin was still flushed, a sheen of sweat visible on her cheeks and brow.
It was as though she burned from within, like her body was a crucible, her soul a raging fire.
I wanted only to be warm again, to burn in her crucible for eternity, to once more touch the sky, and let it swallow me whole.
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 The Crucible Summary   (Site not responding. Last check: )
One of the things that have been said of The Crucible, Arthur Miller's new play about the Salem witchcraft trials, is that we must not be misled by its obvious contemporary relevance: it is a drama of universal significance.
This statement, which has usually a somewhat apologetic tone, seems to be made most often by those who do not fail to place great stress on the play's "timeliness." I believe it means something very different from what it appears to say, almost the contrary,...
This essay explores the major themes of the film 'The Crucible' (based on the play by Arthur Miller) and looks closely at how the film techniques contribute to this meaning.
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 THE CRUCIBLE>>> About
Although no one would dare launch a career without some form of basic training, many artists venture into the world to pursue their craft without the tools vital to attaining their goals and establishing their personal and spiritual longevity.
The Crucible staff recognizes the need for artists to receive nurture, training, and grounding in God's Word, and as well, to develop accountable relationships that center on spiritual well-being.
The Crucible is the expression of a non-profit organization called Crucible International, whose purpose is to equip artists to pursue their calling by instilling in them a stronger sense of identity and an understanding of the place of the arts in God's plan.
www.crucibleinternational.org /html/about.html   (683 words)

  
 crucible definition - Dictionary - MSN Encarta
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The Crucible, a play (1953) by Arthur Miller.
Intended as a metaphor for the "un-American" McCarthy hearings of the 1950s, the play is set in Salem, Massachusetts, in 1692 and describes how the social fabric of a small town is ripped apart when a group of young girls starts to denounce townsfolk as witches.
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 Crucible free essays
Crucible Severe test or trial The crucible, meaning severe test or trial, is a very appropriate title for this play in more ways then one.
In the reading of The Crucible there were several severe challenges or test weaved into the whole play.
One example of these tests is between Abigail Williams and the other girls that were in the woods that night dancing and thought of to be practicing witchcraft.
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 The Crucible: Unit Plan [English Online]
Interpret and evaluate the way in which the linguistic and literary qualities of The Crucible relate to its cultural, political and historical contexts.
Using a scene from The Crucible, perform in groups adapting and integrating techniques of speech and delivery to communicate meanings to an audience of their peers.
Teachers wishing to have their students study The Crucible as part of a wider thematic unit, should visit this webquest - The Crucible: Timeless Persecutions.
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By definition, a “crucible” is “a severe test,” and the challenges faced by Miller’s characters are many.
A major test in The Crucible is found in how the household of John Proctor responds in situations where hard choices must be made between lies and honor or truth and shame.
Throughout the drama, The Crucible, the characters are faced with chilling choices as they maneuver through a world that has lost its moral compass.
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 Crucible Project Main Page   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Crucible Compaction Metals, a leading maker of Powder Metallurgy specialty metals including superalloys and tool steels.
Crucible manufactures superalloys for critical applications primarily in aerospace and energy using a batch process employing inert gas atomization and hot isostatic pressure.
This collaborative research will benefit Crucible, but it will also make significant contributions to the field of P/M superalloys, and to materials manufacturing in general.
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 Barton College, Wilson, North Carolina 1-800-345-4973
The Crucible poetry and fiction competition is open to all writers.
Crucible will receive first publication rights to winning entries, after which rights will revert back to the author.
Copies of the current Crucible may be purchased in December for $7.00.
www.barton.edu /SchoolofArts&Sciences/English/Crucible.htm   (299 words)

  
 Amazon.com: The Crucible (Penguin Plays): Books: Arthur Miller   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Crucible was meant to depict the mind settings and the circumstances of the people involved in the Salem Witch Trials--and it did just that.
Arthur Miller's The Crucible takes an interesting as he takes a historiccal tragedy and compares it to one of the hot botton issues of his time during the 1950s.
The Crucible is like a historical play with a love triangle hiding a politically driven allegory attacking the behavior of Americans during the late 1940s-1850s.
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 Crucible - Moviefone   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Crucible (1996) The Crucible on IMDb: Movies, TV, Celebs, and more...
The Crucible by Arthur Miller Over twenty years after the opening of the play, the eighty-one-year-old Miller wrote the screenplay for the production of a movie version of "The Crucible.
Crucible - Cast & Crew, movie showtimes, plot, synopsis, exclusive features, trailers, clips, theater listings, reviews, message boards, dvd, videos, rentals and more on Moviefone.
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