STP830

    Plating on Titanium and Zirconium

    Published: Jan 1984


      Format Pages Price  
    PDF (176K) 11 $25   ADD TO CART
    Complete Source PDF (3.6M) 11 $55   ADD TO CART


    Abstract

    Application of adherent coatings on titanium and zirconium alloys can be problematic because of the natural oxide surface film that readily reforms on these metals after being removed. However, in spite of this obstacle, procedures have been developed for applying adherent electroplates or vacuum coatings on these substrates. These methods were quantified by means of a ring shear test wherein cylindrical rods with thick coatings were forced through hardened steel dies. In addition to these data, some solid-state bonding applications for titanium alloys and Zircaloy-2 are reviewed.

    Keywords:

    adhesion tests, hot hollow cathode deposition, plating, shear tests, solid state bonding, titanium, vacuum deposition, zirconium


    Author Information:

    Dini, JW
    Group leader, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, Calif.

    Johnson, HR
    Member of technical staff, Sandia Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, Calif.


    Paper ID: STP32517S

    Committee/Subcommittee: B10.01

    DOI: 10.1520/STP32517S


    CrossRef ASTM International is a member of CrossRef.