Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance

, Volume 27, Issue 4, pp 1803–1811 | Cite as

Effect of Rolling Temperature on the Microstructure and Tensile Properties of 47Zr-45Ti-5Al-3V Alloy

  • Y. B. Tan
  • C. Tian
  • W. C. Liu
  • S. Xiang
  • F. Zhao
  • Y. L. Liang


The 47Zr-45Ti-5Al-3V (wt.%) alloy was solution-treated at 850 and 780 °C for 30 min and then rolled at different temperatures. The effect of rolling temperature on microstructure and tensile properties was investigated. The results showed that the microstructure contained a large amount of α phase at a rolling temperature of 600 °C. As the rolling temperature increased, the amount of α phase decreased, whereas the amount of β phase increased. When the rolling temperature was higher than 700 °C, the alloy was composed of a single β phase. The tensile properties of the alloy depended strongly on rolling temperature. The yield strength and tensile strength decreased with increasing rolling temperature, whereas the elongation increased. At a given rolling temperature, low solution treatment temperature resulted in higher strength and lower elongation than high solution treatment temperature. The fracture mode changed from cleavage fracture and quasi-cleavage fracture to dimple fracture with increasing rolling temperature.


47-45Ti-5Al-3V alloy deformation mechanical properties microstructure rolling tensile test 



This work was supported by the Scientific Research Foundation for Introduced Talent of Guizhou University (Grant No. 201629), the Hundred-level Innovative Talents Project of Guizhou Province (Grant Nos. 20164014 and 20165654), and the Science and Technology granted by Guizhou Province for financial support (Grant No. 20146013).


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Key Laboratory of Metastable Materials Science and Technology, College of Materials Science and EngineeringYanshan UniversityQinhuangdaoPeople’s Republic of China
  2. 2.Guizhou Key Laboratory of Materials Structure and Strength, College of Materials and MetallurgyGuizhou UniversityGuiyangPeople’s Republic of China

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