Tribological behavior of borided AISI 1018 steel under linear reciprocating sliding conditions

Carrera-Espinoza R., Figueroa-Lopez U., Martinez-Trinidad J., Campos-Silva I., Hernandez-Sanchez E., Motallebzadeh A.

WEAR, vol.362, pp.1-7, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 362
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.wear.2016.05.003
  • Journal Name: WEAR
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1-7
  • Istanbul Technical University Affiliated: Yes


In this study, the wear behavior of AISI 1018 borided steel is characterized. The boriding thermochemical treatment was carried out at 1273 K for 6 h, and different thicknesses of the boriding agent surrounding the samples were examined. The layer structure was composed of FeB and Fe2B layers.