Effect of Welding on Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of an Industrial Low Carbon Steel
Zakaria Boumerzoug, Chemseddine Derfouf, Thierry Baudin
DOI: 10.4236/eng.2010.27066   PDF    HTML     31,570 Downloads   60,708 Views   Citations


In this work, the effect of arc welding on microstructures and mechanical properties of industrial low carbon steel (0.19 wt. % C) was studied. This steel is used for making gas storage cylinders. In order to realize the objective, optical microscopy, EBSD, X-ray diffraction, and hardness tests were used. Different zones and some phases are identified. New microstructural phenomenons are observed by using EBSD technique.

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Boumerzoug, Z. , Derfouf, C. and Baudin, T. (2010) Effect of Welding on Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of an Industrial Low Carbon Steel. Engineering, 2, 502-506. doi: 10.4236/eng.2010.27066.

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