Skip navigation
Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://repository.iitr.ac.in/handle/123456789/17972
Title: Experimental investigation during wire electric discharge cutting of SiCp/6061 aluminum metal matrix composite
Authors: Shandilya P.
Jain, P. K.
Misra J.P.
Published in: Proceedings of Annals of DAAAM and International DAAAM Symposium
Abstract: Aluminum metal matrix composite is a kind of difficult to machine material. In general, it is inefficient if conventional methods are used to machine it, with worse surface quality and serious wear of the cutting tool. In this paper, an attempt is made to machine the 6061 aluminum metal matrix composite (MMC) reinforced with silicon carbide particulates (i.e. SiCp/6061 Al) using wire electric discharge machining (WEDM). Wire electric discharge cutting (WEDC) parameters namely servo voltage (SV) and pulse-on time (TON) were varied to study their effect on the quality of cut in SiCp/6061 aluminum MMC using average cutting rate and microstructure of the cut surface as response parameters. The characteristics of the surface produced by WEDC were analyzed by scanning electron microscope (SEM).
Citation: Proceedings of Annals of DAAAM and International DAAAM Symposium, (2010), 1091- 1092. Zadar
URI: http://repository.iitr.ac.in/handle/123456789/17972
Issue Date: 2010
Publisher: Danube Adria Association for Automation and Manufacturing, DAAAM
Keywords: Average cutting speed
Metal matrix composite (MMC)
Microstructure
Wire electric discharge cutting (WEDC)
ISBN: 9.78E+12
ISSN: 17269679
Author Scopus IDs: 54785113700
7402520507
36722065500
Author Affiliations: Shandilya, P.
Jain, P.K.
Misra, J.P.
Appears in Collections:Conference Publications [ME]

Files in This Item:
There are no files associated with this item.
Show full item record


Items in Repository are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.