JSEMAT  Vol.2 No.1 , January 2012
Microstructure and Properties of Fe-Based Coating on Column Surface Formed by High Frequency Induction Cladding
ABSTRACT
The Fe-based coating was produced on the surface of the column substrate with a Al2O3 cylindrical sleeve by high frequency induction cladding, microstructure of the coating was investigated with scanning electron microscope (SEM), the crystal structure was characterized by X-ray diffractometer (XRD), the microhardness and wear resisitance of the coating were evaluated. The results show that a metallurgical bond between coating and substrate was obtained during the rapid solidification, the phases of the coating were composed of austenite and the eutectic of γ-Fe + (Cr, Fe)7(C, B)3. Compared with the substrate, the microhardness and wear resistance of the coating improved apparently, solid-solution strengthening and second-phase particle hardening led to these results.

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H. Yang, Y. Sun, J. Shen, S. Hu, Q. Zhao, X. Jia and J. Zhang, "Microstructure and Properties of Fe-Based Coating on Column Surface Formed by High Frequency Induction Cladding," Journal of Surface Engineered Materials and Advanced Technology, Vol. 2 No. 1, 2012, pp. 40-43. doi: 10.4236/jsemat.2012.21007.
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