2016 №09 (03) DOI of Article
2016 №09 (05)

The Paton Welding Journal 2016 #09
The Paton Welding Journal, 2016, #9, 18-25 pages

Supersonic electric arc spraying of critical parts of rolling stock of railway transport

V.N. Korzhik1, 2, N.P. Lyutik2, A.A. Chajka2, V.I. Tkachuk2, 3, I.D. Gos2 and Yu.A. Nikityuk4

1Guangdong Welding Institute (Chinese-Ukrainian E.O. Paton Welding Institute) 510650, Guangzhou, PRC.
2E.O. Paton Electric Welding Institute, NASU 11 Kazimir Malevich Str., 03680, Kiev, Ukraine. E-mail:
3Scientific and Production Center «PLAZER» 10-A Filatova Str., 01042, Kiev, Ukraine. E-mail:
4Scientific-Production Company «VISP» 23 Moskovsky Ave., 04655, Kiev, Ukraine. E-mail:
Rise of efficiency of application of railway transport requires new technologies and materials for increase of their life, first of all of the critical parts of rolling stock. In this aspect one of the most perspective technologies is a supersonic electric arc spraying or supersonic air-gas electric arc metallizing. It allows eliminating the main disadvantages of a traditional electric arc spraying related with low quality of coating, namely, increased burning out of the alloying elements of wire metal being sprayed due to air jet effect, low adhesion strength of the coating with the base material. 12 Ref., 2 Tables, 8 Figures.
Keywords: supersonic electric arc spraying, railway transport, critical assembly units, coating properties, coating cohesion strength
Received:                22.12.16
Published:               09.10.16

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