Deformation Behavior of Finely-Lamellar Pearlite During Multiple Cold Plastic Deformation of Eutectoid Steel

  • N. V. Koptseva
  • Yu. Yu. EfimovaEmail author
  • M. V. Chukin

Deformation behavior of finely-lamellar pearlite in steel with 0.78% C during multiple cold plastic deformation by drawing is considered. It is revealed that during deformation apart from ferrite platelet thinning with an increase in overall reduction cementite phase behavior starts to play a more important role. The change in distance between pearlite platelets in relation to the degree of deformation is evaluated. The connection between microstructure transformation and changes in mechanical properties during drawing is established.

Key words

eutectoid steel multiple cold plastic deformation drawing ferrite-carbide mixture distance between platelets cementite platelets mechanical properties scanning electron microscopy Thixomet PRO software 


The work was conducted with financial support of the Russian Ministry of Education and Science within the scope of implementing a comprehensive project for creating high-tech production with participation of a higher education establishment (Agreement No. 02.G25.31.0178 of 12.01.2015; No. MK204895 of 07.21.2015).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • N. V. Koptseva
    • 1
  • Yu. Yu. Efimova
    • 1
    Email author
  • M. V. Chukin
    • 1
  1. 1.G. I. Nosov Magnitogorsk State Technical UniversityMagnitogorskRussia

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