Accession Number : AD0731931

Title :   The Hardening of the Weld Joints from Titanium Alloys,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Shkanov,I. N. ; Ivanov,V. S.

Report Date : 22 JUL 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : Tests of joints welded from titanium alloy OT4 by four welding techniques and subjected to shot-peening established that the hardening by shot-peening considerably raises the fatigue strength of the weld seam, bringing it near the strength of the parent meal.

Descriptors :   (*COLD WORKING, WELDS), (*WELDS, HARDENING), (*TITANIUM ALLOYS, WELDS), FATIGUE(MECHANICS), USSR

Subject Categories : Metallurgy and Metallography
      Fabrication Metallurgy
      Couplers, Fasteners, and Joints

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE