Practical failure analysis

, Volume 1, Issue 1, pp 51–54 | Cite as

Strain-age Cracking of Alloy 601 Tubes at 600 °C

Article

Abstract

This case study demonstrates that Alloy 601 (UNS N06601) is susceptible to strain-age cracking. The observation illustrates the potential importance of post weld heat treatment to the successful utilization of this alloy in certain applications.

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Stress Relaxation Failure Analysis Post Weld Heat Treatment Reformer Practical Failure Analysis Volume 
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© ASM International 2001

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Haldor Topsøe A/SLyngbyDenmark
  2. 2.Special Metals CorporationHuntington, WVUSA
  3. 3.Air LiquideChampigny-sur-Marne CedexFrance

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