Non Homogenous Microstructure of Cast Iron Components – Challenge For Fatigue Evaluation of Non-Destructively Tested “Defect Free” Components

  1. TMS
  1. Andre Heinrietz1,
  2. Jens Eufinger1,
  3. Wolfram Stets2,
  4. Andreas Sobota2 and
  5. Herbert Löblich2

Published Online: 7 JUN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118357002.ch32

Supplemental Proceedings: Materials Properties, Characterization, and Modeling, Volume 2

Supplemental Proceedings: Materials Properties, Characterization, and Modeling, Volume 2

How to Cite

Heinrietz, A., Eufinger, J., Stets, W., Sobota, A. and Löblich, H. (2012) Non Homogenous Microstructure of Cast Iron Components – Challenge For Fatigue Evaluation of Non-Destructively Tested “Defect Free” Components, in Supplemental Proceedings: Materials Properties, Characterization, and Modeling, Volume 2 (ed TMS), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118357002.ch32

Author Information

  1. 1

    Fraunhofer-Institute for Structural Durability and System Reliability LBF, Bartningstr. 47,64289 Darmstadt, Germany

  2. 2

    Institut fur Gießereitechnik gGmbH, Sohnstraße 70,40237 Düsseldorf, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 JUN 2012
  2. Published Print: 17 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118296097

Online ISBN: 9781118357002

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Keywords:

  • cast iron;
  • microstructure;
  • correlation model;
  • fatigue strength

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Typical Fatigue Evaluation Process

  • Casting of Nodular and Vermicular Cast Iron Specimens and In-Process Measurements

  • Fatigue Tests

  • Correlation Models

  • Application of Selected Correlation Models in Component Fatigue Life Calculations

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgements