TPWJ, 2015, #12, 24-28 pages
Structural changes in metal of welded joints of steam pipelines in operation
Journal The Paton Welding Journal
Publisher International Association «Welding»
ISSN 0957-798X (print)
Issue № 12, 2015 (December)
V.V. Dmitrik1, O.V. Sobol1, M.A. Pogrebnoj1, A.V. Glushko1 And G.I. Ishchenko2
NTU «Kharkov Polytechnic Institute». 21 Frunze Str., 61022, Kharkov, Ukraine. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
OJSC «Turboatom». 199 Moskovsky Ave., Kharkov, Ukraine. E-mail: email@example.com
Extension of service life of steam pipelines is a relevant task. Investigation of peculiarities of structural state in metal of welded joints of long-lasting operation steam pipelines allows evaluating a level of their damageability and grounding residual life. This study determined that structural changes of welded joints from 15Kh1M1F and 12Kh1MF steels are caused by diffusion processes, formation of intergranular segregations, carbide reactions, nucleation and propagation of creep pores. The ways are outlined for regulation of structural state of metal of HAZ areas, which are directed at reduction of structural inhomogeneity and extension of service life. 10 Ref., 10 Figures.
heat-resistant steels, steam pipeline welded joints, structure, carbides, pores, damageability, diffusion, deformation, heat-affected zone
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