2020 №05 (02) DOI of Article
2020 №05 (04)

The Paton Welding Journal 2020 #05
The Paton Welding Journal, 2020, #5, 15-23 pages

Problems and prospects of surfacing of copper and copper parts by wear-resistant layers (Review)

A.A. Babinets1, I.O. Ryabtsev1, I.P. Lentyugov1, I.I. Ryabtsev1, Yu.V. Demchenko1 and A.I. Panfilov2

1E.O. Paton Electric Welding Institute of the NAS of Ukraine 11 Kazymyr Malevych Str., 03150, Kyiv, Ukraine. E-mail:
2Steel Work Company 32 Sobornosti Str., 50065, Kryvyi Rih, Ukraine. E-mail:

The prospects for application of the methods of arc and plasma-powder surfacing, in order to increase the wear resistance of copper parts, are shown, proceeding from the results of literature analysis. Selection of promising materials was performed for deposition of copper-resistant layers on copper surfaces by these methods. Comparative evaluation of physico-mechanical properties of copper and the main alloying elements of promising surfacing materials was performed. 31 Ref., 1 Table, 6 Figures.
Keywords: surfacing of copper, wear-resistant layer, increase of wear resistance, copper, dissimilar metals, weldability, fusion zone

Received 17.03.2020


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