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Experimental Analysis of the Cutting Force Components in Laser-Assisted Turning of Ti6Al4V

  • Witold Habrat
  • Krzysztof Krupa
  • Piotr Laskowski
  • Jan Sieniawski
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering book series (LNME)

Abstract

In this paper, the experimental analysis of the turning of Ti-6Al-4V titanium alloy with the laser-assisted machining was described. For the tests, a cemented carbide tool was used. The influence of the laser heating and cutting parameters on the tangential and thrust forces was determined. The beneficial effect of laser-assisted machining on components of the cutting force was established. Cutting force models were developed. The significant influence of interaction of cutting speed and laser power on tangential force components was observed. The microstructure of laser-scanned surface and the roughness parameters after turning as the process indicators connected with cutting force were analyzed.

Keywords

Laser-assisted machining Cutting force Titanium alloys RSM 

Notes

Acknowledgements

This scientific research work is supported by National Centre for Research and Development (NCBiR) of Poland grant No. PBS3/B5/36/2015 “Laser-assisted machining of super alloys and titanium alloys used in aircraft engine structures”.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and AeronauticsRzeszow University of TechnologyRzeszowPoland
  2. 2.Research and Development Laboratory for Aerospace MaterialsRzeszow University of TechnologyRzeszowPoland

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