Accession Number:

ADA156664

Title:

Fracture Toughness of Hydrogen-Embrittled Precipitation-Hardened Stainless Steels.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1982-1983,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL WEAPONS CENTER CHINA LAKE CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1985-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

25.0

Abstract:

The chevron-notched specimen method was used to determine the fracture toughness of precipitation-hardened PH stainless steels possessing a range of microstructures. The specimens were tested while immersed in various aggressive environments air, salt water, acidified salt water, or after cathodic polarization.

Subject Categories:

  • Properties of Metals and Alloys

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE