Accession Number : ADD012587

Title :   Method for Refining Microstructures of Titanium Alloy Castings.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Levin,Lev ; Vogt,Russell G ; Eylon,Daniel ; Froes,Francis H

Report Date : 16 Sep 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : The microstructure of cast titanium alloy articles is improved by a method which comprises beta solution heat treating the article, followed by hydrogenating and then dehydrogenating the article.

Descriptors :   *PATENTS, *TITANIUM ALLOYS, *REFINING, CASTINGS, MICROSTRUCTURE, SOLUTION HEAT TREATMENT, HYDROGENATION, DEHYDROGENATION

Subject Categories : Properties of Metals and Alloys

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE