Accession Number:

ADD007299

Title:

Melting Method for High-Homogeneity Precise-Composition Nickel-Titanium Alloys.

Descriptive Note:

Patent Application,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1980-06-16

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

This document discloses a method of producing homogeneous nickel-titanium base shape change memory alloys which includes the following steps in order converting a conventionally prepared nickel-titanium base shape change memory alloy into particles which are in the form of powder, shot, chips, or flakes blending or mixing the nickel-titanium base alloy particles melting the nickel-titanium base alloy particles and allowing the molten nickel-titanium base alloy to solidify into a desired shape. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Properties of Metals and Alloys

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE