Springback analysis of thin tubes under torsional loading / Vikas Kumar Choubey, Mayank Gangwar and J. P. Dwivedi

Choubey, Vikas Kumar and Gangwar, Mayank and Dwivedi, J. P. (2010) Springback analysis of thin tubes under torsional loading / Vikas Kumar Choubey, Mayank Gangwar and J. P. Dwivedi. Journal of Mechanical Engineering, 7 (2). pp. 81-102. ISSN 1823-5514


Springback, the elastic recovery of material on the release of applied load, is the major factor in obtaining the accurate and consistent dimensions of the final parti The mechanics of springback is essential for its effective prediction and compensation. The aim of the paper is to present a theoretical analysis of the torsional springback in thin tubes ofbi-linear work hardening material. The bi-linear behavior of the material is approximated by using modified Ludwik type stress-strain relation. The theoretical analysis is based on membrane and sand heap analogies. The analytical calculations establishes relationship for angle of twist to twisting moment and residual/springback angle of twist per unit length for thin tubes under plastic torsion in non-dimensionalized form. The theoretical analysis is supported by experiments performed on thin tubes of mild steel and aluminium with different geometry and mechanical properties. A comparison between the results obtained for thin tubes on bi-linear and nonlinear work-hardening material loaded under torsion is also made.


Item Type: Article
CreatorsID Num. / Email
Choubey, Vikas KumarUNSPECIFIED
Gangwar, MayankUNSPECIFIED
Subjects: T Technology > TA Engineering. Civil engineering > Materials of engineering and construction > Metals
T Technology > TS Manufactures > Metal manufactures. Metalworking
Divisions: Universiti Teknologi MARA, Shah Alam > Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Journal or Publication Title: Journal of Mechanical Engineering
ISSN: 1823-5514
Volume: 7
Number: 2
Page Range: pp. 81-102
Item ID: 13727
Uncontrolled Keywords: Metal forming, Springback, Torsional springback, Thin tubes, Nonlinear work hardening materials
URI: http://ir.uitm.edu.my/id/eprint/13727


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