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2017 №10 (03) DOI of Article
10.15407/tpwj2017.10.04
2017 №10 (05)

The Paton Welding Journal 2017 #10
TPWJ, 2017, #10, 24-30 pages
 
Modeling thermomechanical processes in welding high-tech plastics with embedded element


Journal                    The Paton Welding Journal
Publisher                 International Association «Welding»
ISSN                      0957-798X (print)
Issue                       #10, 2017 (October)
Pages                      24-30
 
 
Authors
R.V. Kolesnik, M.V. Yurzhenko, N.G. Korab, A.A. Shadrin and Yu.V. Litvinenko
E.O. Paton Electric Welding Institute of the NAS of Ukraine 11 Kazimir Malevich Str., 03150, Kiev, Ukraine. E-mail: office@paton.kiev.ua
 
Abstract
Heat-resistant polymers are ever wider applied in aerospace, automotive and other industries. For the process of thermopastics welding it is important to study temperature distribution inside the overlap welded joint. In this work thermal and deformation processes in welding with embedded element of sheet samples from high-tech heat-resistant polymer ZEDEX ZX-410 based on polyetherimide, were modeled. Melting temperature and polymer material destruction temperature were the criteria for optimization of process parameters. Good correlation is shown for modeling results and experimental data obtained both from thermal studies of the process of welded joints formation, and mechanical testing of the formed welded joints. 9 Ref., 12 Figures.
Keywords: welding with embedded element, high-tech polymers, modeling, testing
 
 
Received:                24.07.17
Published:               13.11.17
 
 
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