Text icon  TALAT Lecture 4202: Weldability

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Description: This lecture describes the important factors governing weldability of aluminium, such as influence of alloying elements, combinations of base material and filler materials and edge preparation for welding. Basic knowledge in metallurgy of aluminium is assumed.
Keywords: joining • fastening • mechanical • arc welding • weld cracking sensitivity • weldability • solidification • Houldcroft test • 6013 T6 alloy • AlMgSiCu • Al-Si alloys • Al-Mg alloys • wrought alloys • melting • solidification range • solidification intervals • preheating • filler metals • joint vicinity • surface preparation • TIG welding • MIG welding
Categories: Materials > Metals & alloys > Aluminium & alloys
Processes > Joining > Welding, brazing & soldering
Created by: European Aluminium Association, Brussels
Ulrich Krüger, Schweißtechnische Lehr-und Versuchsanstalt Berlin
Published by: European Aluminium Association, Brussels
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Date created: 01 January 1994
Date added: 25 September 2009
Resource ID: 2229