Metal Science and Heat Treatment

, Volume 54, Issue 5–6, pp 290–293 | Cite as

Study of iron phase transformation in aluminum alloys of the series 6XXX with short-term annealing

  • P. Yu. Bryantsev

Processes of iron phase transformation in low-alloy aluminum alloys of the 6XXX series with short-term homogenizing annealing lasting less than 1 h are studied. Based on estimates of particle shape change the possibility is demonstrated of a significant reduction in homogenizing annealing duration.

Key words

alloys of the Al Mg Si system, homogenizing annealing, quantitative metallography, phase transformation 


The work was carried out within the framework of a grant from RF President for support of young scientists — science candidates MK.5561.2011.8, and with support of the program for development of NITU MISiS.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.NITU MISiSMoscowRussia

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