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Acta Metallurgica Sinica (English Letters)

, Volume 32, Issue 1, pp 10–22 | Cite as

Enhanced Strength and Corrosion Resistance of Mg–2Zn–0.6Zr Alloy with Extrusion

  • Luan-Xiang Wang
  • Ren-Bo SongEmail author
  • Chang-Hong Cai
  • Jing-Yuan Li
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Abstract

The microstructure, mechanical properties and corrosion behavior of Mg–2Zn–0.6Zr alloy under the as-cast and as-extruded conditions were investigated. Microstructure analysis indicated the remarkable grain refinement by extrusion, as well as notable reductions in volume fraction and size of precipitate phases. As compared with the as-cast alloy, the as-extruded alloy exhibited better mechanical performance, especially in yield strength which was promoted from 51 to 194 MPa. Refined grains, dispersive precipitate phases and texture were thought to be the main factors affecting the improved performance in strength. The electrochemical measurement and immersion test revealed the corrosion rate of Mg–2Zn–0.6Zr alloy by extrusion decreased from 1.68 to 0.32 mm/year. The reasons for the enhanced corrosion resistance were mainly attributed to the decreased volume fraction and Volta potential of the precipitate phases, the refinement of the grain size, as well as the formation of more protective corrosion film.

Keywords

Mg–2Zn–0.6Zr Extrusion Strength Corrosion behavior 

Notes

Acknowledgements

This work was supported by the National Key Research and Development Program of China (Grant No. 2016YFB0700300).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Luan-Xiang Wang
    • 1
  • Ren-Bo Song
    • 1
    Email author
  • Chang-Hong Cai
    • 1
  • Jing-Yuan Li
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Materials Science and EngineeringUniversity of Science and Technology BeijingBeijingChina

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