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Effect of modes of rolling on evolution of the texture in pure copper and some copper-base alloys

Part I: Rolling texture

Satyam Suwas, A. K. Singh, K. Narasimha Rao and T. Singh

Abstract

Effect of different modes of rolling deformation and its role in the development of crystallographic texture has been studied for pure Cu, and Cu(Cr) and Cu(P) alloys with a view to obtain a very fine grained microstructure and very weak texture after annealing. Results indicate that textures developed after unidirectional rolling, two-step cross-rolling and multi-step cross-rolling are different. It has been shown that a transition of Cu type to the brass type is possible by changing the deformation mode during cold rolling.


Dr. A. K. Singh Defence Metallurgical Research Laboratory Hyderabad-500 058, India Tel.: +91 40 4586 488 Fax: +91 40 4341 439

  1. The authors are grateful to Ministry of Defence, Government of India for providing financial support to the research programme. We extend our thanks to Dr. D. Banerjee, Director, DMRL for his encouragement to carry out this work. Thanks are also due to the members of SFAG and MWG of DMRL for their help in carrying out the experimental work.

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Received: 2002-02-17
Published Online: 2022-01-08

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