Accession Number : ADD007445

Title :   Fretting Fatigue Inhibiting Method for Titanium.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Betts,Robert K

Report Date : 29 Jul 1980

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : A method for inhibiting the effects of fretting fatique in a pair of opposed titanium alloy mated surfaces through the use of a copper shim insert positioned between and in contact with the mated surfaces. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Titanium alloys, *Fatigue(Mechanics), *Fretting, *Inhibition, Failure, Methodology, Surfaces, Inventions, Copper alloys, Inserts, Temperature, Pressure

Subject Categories : Metallurgy and Metallography
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE