Welcome to Scribd, the world's digital library. Read, publish, and share books and documents. See more
Download
Standard view
Full view
of .
Look up keyword
Like this
63Activity
0 of .
Results for:
No results containing your search query
P. 1
Cracks in Welds

Cracks in Welds

Ratings: (0)|Views: 1,591 |Likes:
Published by Jigar Mevada
This presentation is made up for general information on cracks in weld beds,types of cracks and give ideas to avoid cracks. This presentation also gives information about which tests are used to detect cracks.
This presentation is made up for general information on cracks in weld beds,types of cracks and give ideas to avoid cracks. This presentation also gives information about which tests are used to detect cracks.

More info:

Published by: Jigar Mevada on Apr 03, 2010
Copyright:Attribution Non-commercial

Availability:

Read on Scribd mobile: iPhone, iPad and Android.
download as PPT, PDF, TXT or read online from Scribd
See more
See less

08/20/2013

pdf

text

original

 
CRACKS IN WELDS 
PAPER PRESENTATION 
 
2
Introduction
Crack is a discontinuity caused by the tearing of the metalwhile in a plastic condition or fracturing of the metal whencold.Cracks occur because the stress at that point in theweldment exceeds the ultimate tensile strength or ultimateshear strength of the base metal or weld metal.Cracking can occur in the weldment, at the fusion line or inthe base metal.Cracks may be classified according to location and directionof line and they may range in size from large cracks toextremely small fissures. Mainly weld cracking are of twotypes: 1) Hot Cracks, 2) Cold Cracks
 
3
H
ot Cracks
Hot-cracks takes place whenthe weld metal is half liquid andhalf solid and has no tensilestrength. In another way theyoccur during solidification.
Hot cracks occur mainly in theweld bead but sometimes theymay develop in the HAZ ( Heat Affected Zone ).
When cracks are located in theweld metal they are referred toas solidification cracks while inHAZ they are called liquationcracks.

Activity (63)

You've already reviewed this. Edit your review.
1 hundred reads
1 thousand reads
Branko Ferenčak liked this
bruce_crouse8215 liked this
gtelleria liked this
enels77 liked this
Müslüm KOÇ liked this
Dragan Angela liked this

You're Reading a Free Preview

Download
/*********** DO NOT ALTER ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE ! ************/ var s_code=s.t();if(s_code)document.write(s_code)//-->