Chapter 5: Forging and Forming
This chapter provides practical information on the forming and forging processes used to manufacture titanium parts, including die forging, precision die forging, hot and cold forming, superplastic forming, and deep drawing. It explains how process variables such as temperature, pressure, and strain rate influence microstructure and properties and provides recommended ranges for commonly formed and forged titanium alloys.
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