A Cobalt Diffusion Based Model for Predicting Crater Wear of Carbide Tools in Machining Titanium Alloys

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Jiang Hua, Rajiv Shivpuri

1971 Neil Avenue, Room 210, Industrial, Welding and Systems Engineering, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210

J. Eng. Mater. Technol 127(1), 136-144 (Feb 22, 2005) (9 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1839192 History: Received September 10, 2003; Revised July 14, 2004; Online February 22, 2005
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Diffusion mechanism in cutting titanium alloys with tungsten carbide tool
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Diffusion and transport element in metal cutting process
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FEM model and Chip formation: (a) FEM mesh; (b) Chip morphology from FEM simulation; (c) Chip morphology from FEM simulation; Chip morphology from experiment
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Chip velocity along the tool rake face and the temperature over the tool rake face
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Predicted wear rate over the tool–chip interface (feed rate=0.127 mm/rev)
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Measured crater depth in cutting Ti-6Al-4V
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Comparison of predicted crater wear rate with the experimental results (Feed rate=0.127 mm/rev)
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Comparison of predicted crater wear rate with the experimental results (Feed rate=0.35 mm/rev)
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Crater wear at cutting speed of 120 m/min. (a) After 30 s, (b) After 60 s.
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Temperature distribution along rake face at various cutting speeds
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Chip velocity along rake face at various cutting speeds




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