Welding of Plastics
Woodhead Publishing, 2000 - Technology & Engineering - 154 pages
Research reports carried out by TWI staff for The Welding Institute’s industrial members. Title includes: Structural integrity of butt fusion welded polyethylene pipes – a review; Ultrasonic and radiographic NDT of butt fusion welded polyethylene pipes; Assessment of ageing properties and residual stresses in thermoplastic welds.
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Structural integrity of butt fusion welded polyethylene pipes
Defects and defect detection in butt fusion welds in polyethylene pipes
Ultrasonic and radiographic NDT of butt fusion welded
Assessment of ageing properties and residual stresses
Results and discussion
10mm diameter 8mm diameter foil A-scan ageing in air assess axial stress boiling water butt fusion joints butt fusion welds butt welded chalk dust compression waves Conf crack creeping wave degradation detect diameter foil insert diffraction elongation at break Eltex exposure charts failure Finathene 3802 fracture mechanics fusion welded polyethylene GR polyester heating hoop stress hot plate welds image quality injection moulded IQIs long-term MDPE misalignment nominally cold weld notch outer weld bead parent materials PEEK parent material PEEK specimens pipe ends pipe materials pipe wall Plastics Pipes polyethylene materials polymers procedure pulse-echo radiographic density residual stresses scanning second plate removal shear wave signal strain gauges structural integrity Table tandem technique tensile properties tensile strength tensile test thermal thermoplastics through-thickness transducer wave probes wedge welded joints WELDED POLYETHYLENE PIPES welding factor welding process welds in polyethylene X-ray yield strength