Mechanisms and Modeling Comparing HB7 and A723 High Strength Pressure Vessel Steels

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E. Troiano, J. H. Underwood

US Army RDT&E Center Watervliet, NY 12189-4050

A. P. Parker

Cranfield University, Swindon, SN6 8LA UK

J. Pressure Vessel Technol 126(4), 473-477 (Dec 01, 2004) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1811108 History: Received August 04, 2004; Revised August 11, 2004; Online December 01, 2004
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Crack Incubation Data—A723 and HB7 Steel
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Crack Propagation—A723 and HB7 Steel
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Bauschinger Test Results—HB7
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Reverse Yielding—A723 and HB7 Steel
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Bore Hoop Stress vs. Autofrettage—A723 and HB7 Steel
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Predicted Life vs. Autofrettage—A723 and HB7 Steel



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