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Duzuru Specific wear rate prediction was done using artificial neural network ANN. Al2O3 particles as reinforcement were added into the semi-solid A alloy by infiltration and admixing. In the paper were shown the test results of tribological characteristics of hybrid composites with alloy base Fompocasting reinforced by SiC and graphite.
Tribological tests were performed on a block-on-disc tribometer without lubrication. In the first group are the results that concern the influences of amount and size of reinforcement Al2O3and in the second group are the results that concern the influences of type of reinforcement Al2O3 and SiC and graphite. Help Center Find new research papers in: Composite are obtained using the compocasting procedure. It was found that corrosion resistance of the composites decreased with increase in content of SiC particles.
Hybrid composite specimen is obtained by compocasting procedure. Tribological testing have been conducted on a block-on-disc tribometer with three varying loads 10, 20 and 30 N and three sliding speeds 0.
A side by side investigation of the microstructure and hardness of the composite and the base alloy MMCs based on hypoeutectic Al-Si alloy: This article analyzes the influence of graphite reinforcement, load, sliding speed, and sliding distance on tribological behavior of A aluminum matrix composites reinforced with silicon carbide and graphite using the full-factorial design. Procesz aluminium alloy is used as a base matrix alloy, One of the possible solutions for overcoming of poor Al-alloys tribological properties is using of different types of metal matrix composites MMCs.
Tribological tests are realized on tribometer with block on disc compact pair in Tribological Center of Faculty of Engineering in Kragujevac. A regression analysis and experiment corroboration was conducted in order to verify the results of the optimization.
Compocawting to main content. This article analyzes the influence of graphite reinforcement, load, sliding speed, and sliding distance on tribological behavior of A aluminum matrix composites reinforced with silicon carbide and graphite using the full-factorial The analysis showed that the sliding speed has the greatest influence on specific wear rate Corrosion did not affect SiC particles in the composites.
The mechanical properties of the composite are improved in relation to the base alloy. Ads help cover our server costs. There was a problem providing the content you requested Log In Sign Up. One of the possible solutions for overcoming of poor Hybrid composites are obtained by compo casting procedure. Remember me on this computer. The effects of load, sliding speed, weight percentage of graphite reinforcement, and sliding distance on compocawting wear rate are The composites were obtained by a modified compocasting procedure.
These samples were additionally pressed in a special tooling by which tensile test samples were obtained. Sliding distance orocess m was constant.
Composite materials were produced by the compocasting process using mechanical mixing of the matrix, i. By the experimental plan, test is conducted under three different profess of sliding speed, three different values of normal load, different sliding distances, and also compocasying lubricants. The results are divided in two groups. The local progress of corrosion in depth of the composite matrix was noticed in micro-cracks. Application of the compocasting process led to a transformation of a dendritic to a nondendritic structure of the base alloy.
In this paper, the basic characteristics microstructure and hardness and tribological properties of two A Al-Si alloy base MMCs, reinforced with Al2O3 particles were analysed and compared with gray cast iron as a standard material for cylinder blocks. TOP Related Posts.
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Processes[ edit ] There are a number of different techniques to produce semi-solid castings. For aluminum alloys the more common processes are thixocasting and rheocasting. With magnesium alloys, the most common process is molding. Induction heating is normally used to re-heat the billets to the semi-solid temperature range, and die casting machines are used to inject the semi-solid material into hardened steel dies. Thixocasting is being performed commercially in North America, Europe and Asia.
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Duzuru Specific wear rate prediction was done using artificial neural network ANN. Al2O3 particles as reinforcement were added into the semi-solid A alloy by infiltration and admixing. In the paper were shown the test results of tribological characteristics of hybrid composites with alloy base Fompocasting reinforced by SiC and graphite. Tribological tests were performed on a block-on-disc tribometer without lubrication.