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Metalworking: Sheet Forming

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Forming of Advanced High-Strength Steels

Mahmoud Y. Demeri
Mahmoud Y. Demeri
FormSys Inc.
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530 - 538
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August 22, 2006


This article provides information on the classification of high-strength steels (HSS) and advanced high-strength steels (AHSS) and tabulates designation of HSS and AHSS as recommended by the American Iron and Steel Institute. It reviews the major grades of HSS and AHSS that are used or will potentially be used in industrial applications. The article discusses different stamping issues such as edge cracking and springback, encountered during forming of AHSS, and lists guidelines for reducing springback in stamped components. It concludes with a discussion on the major advantages and disadvantages of using HSS and AHSS in automotive applications.

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Mahmoud Y. Demeri, 2006. "Forming of Advanced High-Strength Steels", Metalworking: Sheet Forming, S.L. Semiatin

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