1948-01-01

SHOTPEENING 480186

Shotpeening - or the pelting of a metal part with fine, round shot by means of air pressure or centrifugal force - is said by the author to be beneficial to any part subject to fatigue, shock, or impact.
He lists some of the automotive parts that show greatest life improvement: springs of all kinds, gears, axle shafts, crankshafts, and connecting rods.

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