Accession Number:

AD0815691

Title:

WELDING OF ALUMINUM AND ALUMINUM ALLOYS,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

BATTELLE MEMORIAL INST COLUMBUS OH DEFENSE METALS INFORMATION CENTER

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

76.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this report is to summarize the present state of aluminum-welding technology. The major topics covered are Basic metallurgy of various heat-treatable and non-heat-treatable alloy classes welding processes used for joining aluminum with emphasis on newer processes and procedures which are considered important in defense metals industries welding characteristics of various alloys comparison of tensile properties, cracking tendencies, notch toughness, and stress-corrosion characteristics of various weldments dissimilar metal welds and causes of porosity and cracking of aluminum welds and the effect of porosity on weld strength. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Properties of Metals and Alloys
  • Fabrication Metallurgy

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE