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TPWJ, 2009, #10, 28-32 pages  
LASER WELDING OF TITANIUM ALLOYS


Journal                    The Paton Welding Journal
Publisher                 International Association «Welding»
ISSN                       0957-798X (print)
Issue                       № 10, 2009 (October)
Pages                      28-32
 
 
Authors
B.E. PATON, V.D. SHELYAGIN, S.V. AKHONIN, V.F. TOPOLSKY, V.Yu. KHASKIN, I.K. PETRICHENKO, A.V. BERNATSKY, R.N. MISHCHENKO and A.V. SIORA

E.O. Paton Electric Welding Institute, NASU, Kiev, Ukraine
 
 
Abstract
The optimal scheme of gas shielding was chosen for laser welding, allowing production of joints on alloys VT1-0, VT6, SP15, VT22, VT23 and T110. The possibility of using laser welding for low and medium alloys was established. It is shown that further improvement of the laser welding technology is required for high titanium alloys.
 
 
Keywords: laser welding, titanium alloys, gas shielding, process parameters, butt joints, mechanical properties, stress corrosion resistance
 
 
Received:                08.04.09
Published:               28.10.09
 
 
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