2018 №08 (05) DOI of Article
2018 №08 (07)

TPWJ, 2018, #8, 34-38 pages
Repair of large-sized blades of the fan of gas-turbine engine

Journal                    The Paton Welding Journal
Publisher                 International Association «Welding»
ISSN                      0957-798X (print)
Issue                       #8, 2018 (August)
Pages                      34-38
I.B. Markov, I.A. Petrik, A.G. Seliverstov And Yu.A. Marchenko
JSC «Motor Sich» 15 Motorostroiteley Ave., 69098, Zaporozhye, Ukraine. E-mail: motor@motorsich.com

The paper presents the results of work on restoration of damaged area of gas-turbine engine fan by welding of a fragment by electron beam process. Fatigue limit s–1 was determined for fan blades for D-36 engine with 16–65∙103 N thrust repaired by his technology. Metallographic examination of the blades with fragment welding was carried out after fatigue tests. Perspective directions for increase of fatigue limit of repaired fan blades were proposed. 8 Ref., 2 Tables, 9 Figures.
Keywords: electron beam welding, titanium alloy, fan blades, fragment welding, heat treatment, structure, fatigue limit
Received:                22.06.18
Published:               01.10.18
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