Standard: WRC BUL 286
FATIGUE BEHAVIOR OF ALUMINUM ALLOY WELDMENTS
This standard is available for individual purchase.
IHS Standards Expert subscription, simplifies and expedites the process for finding and managing standards by giving you access to standards from over 370 standards developing organizations (SDOs).FEATURES & BENEFITS
- Maximize product development and R&D with direct access to over 1.6 million standards
- Discover new markets: Identify unmet needs and discover next-generation technologies
- Improve quality by leveraging consistent standards to meet customer and market requirements
- Minimize risk: Mitigate liability and better understand compliance regulations
- Boost efficiency: Speed up research, capture and reuse expertise
HOW TO SUBSCRIBE
This report provides a summary and overview of the fatigue behavior of aluminum alloy weldments. In 1972, a first state-of-the-art report was prepared and a computerized data bank was initiated. This report has emphasized the knowledge gained since the publication of that first summary and indicates the extent of the data added to the bank. The results reported herein confirm that the external geometry of the welded joint and the joint configuration are the primary factors affecting fatigue strength. Although results show that variables such as loading history and internal joint geometry can affect behavior, the shape of the weld bead is most significant for a given joint type. Furthermore, they show that the more severe the joint geometry, the lower the fatigue strength. Although the results of this study clearly identify trends in behavior, several key additional research efforts are needed.
|Organization:||Welding Research Council|
|Document Number:||wrc bul 286|
|Change Type:||NEW ADDITION|
|Most Recent Revision:||YES|