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RESEARCH PAPERS

Structure—Property Relations in Free Machining Steels

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S. Ramalingam

School of Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Ga. 30332

B. F. von Turkovich

Mechanical Engineering Dept., University of Vermont, Burlington, Vt. 05405

J. Eng. Ind 102(1), 91-96 (Feb 01, 1980) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3183839 History: Received August 14, 1978; Online July 30, 2009

Abstract

Variations in machining characteristics accompany differences in microstructure in resulfurized free machining steels. In this paper a relation between machining properties of this class of steels and their principal microstructural features has been derived. The quantitative relation obtained takes into account the dispersion parameters associated with the free machining inclusions, oxides and other phases. Preliminary testing of the model with available data demonstrates that the proposed model is adequate and satisfactory.

Copyright © 1980 by ASME
Topics: Machining , Steel , Testing
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