STP665: A Bursting Tube, Slow Strain-Rate Stress Corrosion Test

    Poulson, B
    Group leader, Corrosion, NEI, Clarke Chapman Power Engineering Ltd., Advanced Technology Division, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear,

    Pages: 17    Published: Jan 1979


    Abstract

    The construction of a facility to perform slow strain-rate stress corrosion tests by slowly increasing the pressure in a tubular specimen is described. Advantages of this bursting tube stress corrosion test are outlined and preliminary results reported.

    Keywords:

    stress corrosion cracking, strain rate, bursting, failure, ductility, high pressure, high temperature


    Paper ID: STP38131S

    Committee/Subcommittee: G01.06

    DOI: 10.1520/STP38131S


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