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ARTICLE AND METHOD FOR FORMING ARTICLE

United States Patent Application

20150247220
A1
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An article and a method for forming the article are disclosed. The article includes an equiaxed grain structure and a composition. The composition includes, by weight percent, about 6.0% to about 9.0% aluminum, up to about 0.5% titanium, about 2.5% to about 4.5% tantalum, about 10.0% to about 12.5% chromium, about 5.0% to about 10.0% cobalt, about 0.30% to about 0.80% molybdenum, about 2.0% to about 5.0% tungsten, up to about 1.0% silicon, about 0.35% to about 0.60% hafnium, about 0.005% to about 0.010% boron, about 0.06% to about 0.10% carbon, up to about 0.02% zirconium, up to about 0.1% lanthanum, up to about 0.03% yttrium, and balance nickel and incidental impurities. Rhenium, if present, is a trace element. The method for forming the article includes providing the composition having up to about 0.01% rhenium and forming the article.
FENG, Ganjiang (Greenville, SC), ARNETT, Michael Douglas (Simpsonville, SC), LIU, Shan (Central, SC)
GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY (Schnectady NY)
14/ 193,198
February 28, 2014
STATEMENT REGARDING FEDERALLY SPONSORED RESEARCH [0001] This invention was made with Government support under contract number DE-FC26-05NT42643 awarded by the Department of Energy. The Government has certain rights in the invention.