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TECHNICAL PAPERS

Failure Studies on Flow Formed High Strength Pressure Vessel: A Case Study

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K. M. Rajan

Armament Research and Development Establishment, Pune-411021, India

K. Narasimhan

Department of Metallurgical Engineering and Materials Science, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, Mumbai—400076, India

J. Pressure Vessel Technol 125(3), 253-259 (Aug 01, 2003) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1593702 History: Received March 13, 2003; Revised May 06, 2003; Online August 01, 2003
Copyright © 2003 by ASME
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Flow chart for the manufacture of flow formed pressure vessels
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Photograph of flow formed cracked tube
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Samples indicating inclusions ×100
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Samples indicating inclusions ×100
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Samples indicating inclusions ×100
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Samples indicating inclusions ×100
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Sample indicating microcracks ×250
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Sample indicating microcracks ×500
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Sample indicating presence of microcracks ×250
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Micrograph of sample indicating cracks ×200
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Micrograph indicating a sorbitic structure ×250
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Optical micrograph showing presence of microcracks in the threaded region of the motor casing ×100
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Optical micrograph showing presence of microcracks along with the existing main crack ×100
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SEM micrograph of sample showing numerous cracks ×1000
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SEM micrograph of sample indicating step cracks ×100
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SEM micrograph of a fracture surface ×8000
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SEM micrograph of a fracture surface ×750

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