Practical considerations for manufacturing high-strength Ti-10V-2Fe-3Al alloy forgings

C. C. Chen, R. R. Boyer

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Abstract

The manufacturing method for producing high-strength Ti-10V-2Fe-3Al alloy forgings with suitable ductility/toughness combinations has been established. The achievable property combinations at high strengths depend critically on the billet chemistry-homogeneity, the forge heat-treat variables, and the section thickness of the forgings. The manufacturing capability developed in this program has made this alloy an attractive potential for high-strength forging applications on Boeing's future aircraft.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)33-39
Number of pages7
JournalJournal of Metals
Volume31
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1979

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