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Relations Between the Notch Tensile Strength of Cylindrical and Prismatic Specimens of Titanium Alloys and Heat-Treated Steels

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G. Sachs, J. G. Sessler, R. F. Pray, T. H. Yeh

Syracuse University Research Institute, Syracuse, New York

J. Basic Eng 82(2), 401-410 (Jun 01, 1960) (10 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3662606 History: Received January 26, 1959; Online November 04, 2011

Abstract

The basic relations which govern the behavior of titanium alloys in the presence of stress concentrations, as caused by notching, were investigated for cylindrical and prismatic tension test specimens. Notch tensile strengths were determined, at room temperature, for 4340 steel heat-treated to various strength levels, and for the titanium alloys 6Al-4V and 5Al-1.5Fe-1.4Cr-1.2Mo (Ti-155A). Some effects of notch geometry, specimen shape, type of loading, material history, and test temperature were included in the investigation. The information acquired from these studies leads to recommendations pertaining to the design of notch tensile specimens for evaluating the relative notch sensitivity of titanium sheet alloys.

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