PREVENTING DELAYED CRACKS IN SHIP WELDS (PART I)

Delayed cracking is a continuing problem in ship steel weldments. However, with proper precautions, this type of cracking can be prevented. This document presents, in a simplified and condensed form, the causes of delayed cracking and the necessary preventive procedures. It is intended that this document will be used by shipyard personnel that do not have a technical background. Thus, detailed technical explanations are avoided.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Battelle Columbus Laboratories

    505 King Avenue
    Columbus, OH  USA  43201
  • Authors:
    • Mishler, H W
  • Publication Date: 1976

Media Info

  • Pagination: 11 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00148279
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Ship Structure Committee
  • Report/Paper Numbers: SSC-261
  • Contract Numbers: N00024-72-C-5326
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 16 1977 12:00AM