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, Volume 30, Issue 3, pp 11–15 | Cite as

In situ corrosion tests in Salton Sea geothermal brine environments

  • J. P. Carter
  • F. X. McCawley
Technical Article

Abstract

Geothermal brines are the most corrosive naturally-occurring fluids. Materials to handle and contain them must be carefully evaluated.

Keywords

Steam Galena Corrosion Test Intergranular Corrosion Crevice Corrosion 
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References

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    Carter, J. P. and Cramer, S. D., Corrosion Resistance of Some Commercially Available Metals and Alloys to Geothermal Brines. Transaction Electrochem. Soc., Corrosion Problems in Energy Conversion and Generation. Oct. 1974, pp. 240–250.Google Scholar
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    Cramer, S. D., The Solubility of Oxygen in Geothermal Brines. Transaction Electrochem. Soc., Corrosion Problems in Energy Conversion and Generation. Oct. 1974, pp. 251–262.Google Scholar
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    Barnes, H. L., Downs, W. F., and Rimstadt, J. P., Control of Silica Deposition in Geothermal Systems. Third Quarterly Progress Report on Grant G0133140-1 to the U.S. Bureau of Mines. Pennsylvania State University, March 1977.Google Scholar

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© The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society 1978

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. P. Carter
  • F. X. McCawley

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