, Volume 62, Issue 5–6, pp 541–548 | Cite as

Effect of Pipe Steel Strength on Sulfide Stress Cracking Resistance

  • A. A. KholodnyiEmail author
  • Yu. I. Matrosov
  • Ya. S. Kuznechenko

Based on test results for low-alloy steel of strength categories X42–X70 the effect is established of loading and strength properties on sulfide stress corrosion (SSC) cracking resistance with uniaxial tension. A favorable effect is demonstrated for a reduction in loading factor and an increase in strength on an increase in steel SSC resistance. The level of steel yield and ultimate strengths providing good SSC resistance is determined.


low-alloy pipe steel accelerated cooling rolled plate sulfide stress cracking loading factor yield strength ultimate strength 


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    ANSI/NACE Standard TM0177–2016. Standard Test Method “Laboratory Testing of Metals for Resistance to Sulfide Stress Cracking nd Stress Corrosion Cracking in H2S Environments” (2016).Google Scholar
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    Electronic source http://vniitneft’.rf/import/docs/1methodA.pdf (access date 05.10.2018).Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. A. Kholodnyi
    • 1
    Email author
  • Yu. I. Matrosov
    • 1
  • Ya. S. Kuznechenko
    • 1
  1. 1.FGUP I. P. Bardin TsNIIchermetMoscowRussia

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