Effects of Rare Earth on the Microstructure and Impact Toughness of H13 Steel

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Gao, Jinzhu; Fu, Paixian; Liu, Hongwei; Li, Dianzhong;
  • Publisher: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute
  • Journal: Metals (issn: 2075-4701)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/met5010383
  • Subject: impact toughness | Mining engineering. Metallurgy | rare earth metals (REM) | inclusions | TN1-997 | H13 steel
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Studies of H13 steel suggest that under appropriate conditions, additions of rare-earth metals (REM) can significantly enhance mechanical properties, such as impact toughness. This improvement is apparently due to the formation of finer and more dispersive RE inclusion... View more
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