Characteristic Investigation on Impact Strength of Aluminium Based Hybrid Composite Plates Weld by FSW


  • Sadashiva M
  • Shivanand H K





Metal Matrix, Silicon Carbide, E Glass Fiber, Friction Stir Welding, Charpy Impact Test.


Aluminium Alloy 2024 metal-matrix composites fortified with Silicon carbide fine greenish particulates show enhanced mechanical properties like high toughness , high flexible modulus, and good  resist  wear, which makes them promising auxiliary materials for automobile field and aviation enterprises. Notwithstanding, these composites likewise demonstrate poor in malleability and ductility because of reinforce of non-deformable ceramic particulates, which restrains their wide applications to a specific degree, stifle this by strengthen arbitrary spasmodic E-glass fibers and exceeds expectations structure with higher sturdiness. The Current work is meant to examine the process parameters of friction stir welding on Aluminium metal matrix composite plates of measurement 100mmx50mmx6 mm joined by the high carbon high chromium tool, rotational speed of 600rpm, 900rpm and 1200 rpm also compiled welding speed rate of 40 mm/min, 80mm/min and 120 mm/min, Followed via completed Charpy Impact test on ASTM standard samples, classify the effect quality and contrasted and that of unreinforced matrix.



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M, S., & H K, S. (2018). Characteristic Investigation on Impact Strength of Aluminium Based Hybrid Composite Plates Weld by FSW. International Journal of Engineering & Technology, 7(3.12), 120–127.
Received 2018-07-20
Accepted 2018-07-20
Published 2018-07-20