Accession Number:

AD0731931

Title:

The Hardening of the Weld Joints from Titanium Alloys,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-07-22

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

Tests of joints welded from titanium alloy OT4 by four welding techniques and subjected to shot-peening established that the hardening by shot-peening considerably raises the fatigue strength of the weld seam, bringing it near the strength of the parent meal.

Subject Categories:

  • Metallurgy and Metallography
  • Fabrication Metallurgy
  • Couplers, Fasteners and Joints

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE