Accession Number : ADA184828

Title :   Plasma Joining of Metal Matrix Composites.

Descriptive Note : Interim technical rept. Oct 86-Jan 87,

Corporate Author : MSNW INC SAN MARCOS CA

Personal Author(s) : Raynolds, G H ; Yang, L

PDF Url : ADA184828

Report Date : Jun 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : Microstructural and microchemical changes occurring in the heat affected zone, at the fusion line, and in the weld metal of low pressure, transferred arc plasma process welds produced with composite powder filler metals are described.

Descriptors :   *METAL MATRIX COMPOSITES, SILICON CARBIDES, POWDER METALS, JOINING, WELD METAL, PLASMA ARC WELDING, ELECTRON BEAMS, SILICON CARBIDES, ALUMINUM, ZIRCONIUM, FILLERS, INTERFACES, MICROSTRUCTURE, CHEMICAL REACTIONS

Subject Categories : Laminates and Composite Materials
      Fabrication Metallurgy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE