Physics of Metals and Metallography

, Volume 120, Issue 10, pp 976–980 | Cite as

Mechanical Properties of Tube Steel after Full Hardening with Austenite Stabilization

  • A. N. MakovetskyEmail author
  • D. A. Mirzaev
  • L. I. Yusupova
  • A. O. Krasnotalov
  • A. A. Mirzoev
  • S. A. Sozykin


The stabilization mechanism of residual austenite in high-alloyed steel with 13% chromium content upon quenching partitioning treatment is studied in this work. It is established that the mechanical properties after such thermal treatment are caused by the opposite stabilization and tempering effects and largely depend on the position of the cooling stop temperature relative to the martensitic point, which determines the amount of both stabilized austenite and martensite tempered at the same temperature.


austenite stabilization quenching partitioning 



This work was carried out within the framework of a state program of the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation no. 3.9660.2017/BCh.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. N. Makovetsky
    • 1
    Email author
  • D. A. Mirzaev
    • 2
  • L. I. Yusupova
    • 1
  • A. O. Krasnotalov
    • 1
    • 2
  • A. A. Mirzoev
    • 2
  • S. A. Sozykin
    • 2
  1. 1.Chelyabinsk Tube Rolling PlantChelyabinskRussia
  2. 2.South Ural State UniversityChelyabinskRussia

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