Influence of counterbody material on sliding wear behaviour of NiCrSiB-TiB2 plasma sprayed material


  • M.С. Стороженко
  • А.П. Уманский
  • А.Е. Терентьев
  • А.Д. Костенко


Wear behavior of NiCrSiB-20wt.%TiB2 plasma sprayed coatings against NiCrSiB, Al2O3 and Cr2O3 counter bodies is studied under dry sliding conditions at sliding speed of 0.5 m/s and at constant load applied to the pin of 0.8 N. Running against the NiCrSiB plasma-sprayed NiCrSiB-20wt.%TiB2 coating exhibits wear rate of 14 μm/km. The specific wear rate of NiCrSiB-20wt.%TiB2 coatings against Cr2O3 is equal 12 μm/km and against Al2O3 is 10 μm/km. The investigation of worn surfaces shows that oxidative wear mechanism is proved to be dominant for friction couples. In all cases protective oxide layer is formed on the on the contact surfaces and protects the coating against any pronounced damages. Key words: nickel - based self-fluxing alloy, titanium diboride, plasma-sprayed coating, wear.


1. Rosso M., Bennani A. Studies of new applications of Ni-based powders for hardfacing processes. PM Word Congress Thermal Spraying/Spray forming. 1998. P. 524-530.
2. Baba N. B., Sapie H.M. Investigation on NiCrSiB Coating via High Velocity Oxygen Fuel Spraying. Advanced Science Letters. 2013 . Vol. 19, № 3 P. 981-984.
3. Reinaldo P.R., D,Oliveira A.S.C.M. NiCrSiB Coatings Deposited by Plasma Transferred Arc on Different Steel Substrates February. Journal of Materials Science and Technology. 2013. Vol. 22. P. 590-597.
4. Martin A., Rodriguez J., Fernandez J.E,.Vijande R. Sliding wear behavior of plasma-sprayed WC-NiCrSiB coatings at different temperatures. Wear. 2001 Vol. 251 P. 1017-1022.
5. Zikin A., Hussainova I., Katsich C., Kulu P, Goliandin D. Wear behaviour of recycled hard particle reinforced NiCrBSi hardfacings deposited by plasma transferred arc (PTA) process. Key Engineering Ma-teriuals. 2013. Vol.527. P. 179-184.
6. Betancourt-Dougherty L.C., Smith R.W. Effect of load and sliding speed on the wear behavior of plasma sprayed TiC-NiCrSiB coatings. Wear. 1998. Vol. 217. P. 147-154.
7 Kulu P., Halling J. Recycled hard metal-base wear-resistant composite coatings. Journal of Thermal Spray Technology. 1997. Vol.7. P. 173-178.
8 Veinthal R., Kulu P. Zikin A. Sarjas H., Antonov M., Pogurski V., Adoberg E. Coatings and surface engineering. Industry oriented research. Estonian Journal of Engineering. 2012. Vol. 18.– P.176-184.
9. Munro R. G. Material Properties of Titanium Diboride. Journal of Research of the National Institute of Standards and Technology. 2000. Vol. 105. P. 709-720.
10 Umanskij A.P., Hussainova I., Storozhenko M.S., Terent'ev A.E., Maksimov A., Koval'chenko A.M. Strukturno-fazovyj sostav i mehanizmy iznashivanija plazmennogo pokrytija sistemy NiCrSiB-20% (mas.) TіV2. Poroshkovaja metallurgija. 2014. № 11/12. S. 57-68.
11. O. Umanskyi, I. Hussainova, M. Storozhenko, O. Terentyev, M. Antonov. Effect of oxidation on sliding wear behavior of NiCrSiB-TiB2 plasma sprayed coatings. Key Engineering Materials. 2014. Vol. 604. P. 16-19.




How to Cite

Стороженко M., Уманский, А., Терентьев, А., & Костенко, А. (2016). Influence of counterbody material on sliding wear behaviour of NiCrSiB-TiB2 plasma sprayed material. Problems of Tribology, 82(4), 47. Retrieved from




Most read articles by the same author(s)