Accession Number:

ADA277727

Title:

Titanium-6A1-4V Low Density Inclusion Problem

Descriptive Note:

Technical memo. (Final)

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE MATERIALS LAB WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH MATERIALS APPLICATIONS DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

18.0

Abstract:

This memorandum reviews a current materials problem area with respect to undesirable low density inclusions being produced in Ti-6Al-4V alloy. The potential catastrophic effect of these defects is indicated, possible sources of the contamination discussed, limitations with respect to available NDT techniques described and recommendations made for further work on the problem.

Subject Categories:

  • Laminates and Composite Materials
  • Properties of Metals and Alloys
  • Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering and Control of Production Systems
  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE