Avtomaticheskaya Svarka (Automatic Welding), № 3, 2018, pp. 7-12
Weldability of high-strength alloyed steels with yield strength OF 590...785 MPa
E.O. Paton Electric Welding Institute of the NAS of Ukraine.
11 Kazimir Malevich Str., 03150, Kyiv.
This paper summarizes the results of investigations of influence
of the thermal cycles, characteristic for arc welding processes,
on the structure and mechanical properties of high-strength
alloyed steels with yield strength of 590...785 MPa, as well
as on their tendency to cold cracks formation. The structural
transformations in the metal of heat-affected-zone of welded
joints were investigated using a quick-response dilatometer, and
its mechanical properties and tendency to cold cracks formation
were evaluated according to the results of tests of standard
specimens and by the Implant method, respectively. The diagrams
of the structural transformations of austenite in the area of metal
overheating of heat-affected-zone of a number of high-strength
alloyed steels, the dependence of change of their mechanical
properties during welding, and also the data, characterizing the
tendency of high-strength alloyed steels to cold cracks formation
at different concentrations of diffusion hydrogen in the deposited
metal, are presented. 15 Ref., 4 Tab., 4 Fig.
: high-strength steels, arc welding, metal structure,
mechanical properties, cold cracks
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