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International Journal of Engineering Research in Mechanical and Civil Engineering (IJERMCE)

Monthly Journal for Mechanical and Civil Engineering

ISSN : 2456-1290 (Online)

Call For Paper : Vol 11, Issue 05, May 2024
Experimental Evaluation of Mechanical Behavior of Al6061-TiO2-Gr Hybrid Composite Using Stir Casting Technique

Author : Shruthi H.M 1 Doddaswamy. V 2

Date of Publication :16th April 2020

Abstract: Metal Matrix Composites (MMCs) have many beneficial characteristics like light weight, high strength, stiffness and exhibit greater resistance to corrosion, oxidation, and wear. The effect of TiO2 and graphite particulates on mechanical strength of the Aluminium based composites processed through stir casting technique was investigated. Titanium Oxide (TiO2) and graphite (Gr) particles were used as reinforcement phases for the present study. The hybrid MMCs was prepared with varying volume proportions of TiO2 particles for 4%, 8% and 12% and 3% constant volume of graphite. The average particles size of TiO2 and graphite are 44 microns and 149 microns respectively. The stir casting process was carried out. The microstructure and mechanical properties are investigated on prepared hybrid MMCs.

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