tungsten boride

tungsten boride

[′təŋ·stən ′bȯr‚īd]
(inorganic chemistry)
WB2 A silvery solid; insoluble in water, soluble in aqua regia and concentrated acids; melts at 2900°C; used as a refractory for furnaces and chemical process equipment.
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Abstract Tungsten boride (WB) powder was used as a wear-resistance material, then clad on a Ti-6A1-4V substrate by the gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW) method.
Keywords Gas tungsten arc welding, Wear resistance, Ti-6A1-4V, Tungsten boride (WB) clad layer
Tungsten boride (WB) powder was used as a reinforcing material and clad on the Ti-6A1-4V alloy surface to improve the wear resistance.