Accession Number : AD0703155

Title :   THE ROLE OF MECHANICAL FACTORS IN THE PROCESS OF EROSION IN PULSE DISCHARGES,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Zolotykh,B. N. ; Korobova,I. P. ; Strygin,E. M.

Report Date : 13 NOV 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 25

Abstract : Tests were run to determine the effect of thermal stresses on erosion of tungsten and zirconium carbide in electric spark machining. Results show that these stresses can exceed the tensile strength of the material being treated. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SPARK MACHINING, THERMAL STRESSES), EROSION, TUNGSTEN, ZIRCONIUM COMPOUNDS, CARBIDES, ELECTRIC DISCHARGES, FRACTURE(MECHANICS), USSR

Subject Categories : Fabrication Metallurgy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE