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Nickel Superalloy Specimen Preparation

Temperature and corrosion resistant materials such as Turbine Blade Superalloys are prepared mostly with standard metallographic techniques. However, the results can be significantly improved by using finely graded nanometer alpha alumina polishing solutions on a high napped polishing pad.

SECTIONING

MAXCUT Abrasive blade (Cat. No. MAX-E or MAX-I series)

MOUNTING
Compression Mounting with Phenolic, Epoxy or Diallyl Phthalate compression mounting resins

POLISHING

Abrasive/surface

Lubricant

Force/ sample

Time

240 grit SiC paper
320 grit SiC paper
400 grit SiC paper
600 grit SiC paper

Water
Water
Water
Water

5 lbs
5 lbs
5 lbs
5 lbs

Until plane
1 minute
1 minute
1 minute

9 um DIAMAT diamond on POLYPAD polishing pad

DIALUBE Purple Extender

5 lbs

2 minutes

6 um DIAMAT diamond on TEXPAN polishing pad

DIALUBE Purple Extender

5 lbs

2 minutes

1 um DIAMAT diamond on GOLDPAD polishing pad

DIALUBE Purple Extender

5 lbs

2 minutes

0.05 um Nanometer alumina on NAPPAD polishing pad

 

5 lbs

30 seconds


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