2020 №06 (01) DOI of Article
2020 №06 (03)

The Paton Welding Journal 2020 #06
The Paton Welding Journal, 2020, #6, 9-13 pages

Features of structure formation and properties of joints of s460m steel made by pulsed-arc welding

A.V. Zavdoveev1, V.D. Poznyakov1, M. Rogante2, S.L. Zhdanov1, V.A. Kostin1 and T.G. Solomiychuk1

1E.O. Paton Electric Welding Institute of the NAS of Ukraine 11 Kazymyr Malevych Str., 03150, Kyiv, Ukraine. E-mail:
2Rogante Engineering Office 62012 Civitanova Marche, Italy

The work is a study of the impact of pulsed-arc welding process on structure formation and properties of the metal of the weld and HAZ, compared to welding by a stationary arc. In the case of high-strength steel S450M, it is shown that pulsed-arc welding allows effective regulation of structure formation. Owing to a change of TWC, the weld and HAZ form a mixed structure that allows achieving high values of strength and brittle fracture resistance. 14 Ref., 1 Table, 6 Figures.
Keywords: pulsed-arc welding, high-strength steel, weld and HAZ metal, thermodeformational cycle, structure, welded joint properties

Received 06.02.2020


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