Micro-tensile strength of a welded turbine disc superalloy

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  • Rolls-Royce plc


A micro-tensile testing system coupled with focussed ion beam (FIB) machining was used to characterise the micro-mechanical properties of the weld from a turbine disc alloy. The strength variations between the weld and the base alloy are rationalised via the microstructure obtained.


Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)229-235
JournalMaterials Science and Engineering A
Early online date21 Dec 2013
Publication statusPublished - 24 Feb 2014


  • Small-scale testing, Superalloys, Friction welding