The Inco 738 alloy first stage CT buckets in the three (3) APS GE Frame 7 units were found to have experienced creep damage ... Under the sponsorship of EPRI project #RP2775-2, -5, -6, APS supplied creep damaged Inco 738 buckets to an EPRI contractor for evaluation. ... the second row blades following the test procedures in EPRI GS-6544 (Gas Turbine Blade Life Assessment and Repair Guide) .
|Title||:||Life Assessment and Repair Technology for Combustion Turbine Hot Section Components|
|Author||:||Ramaswamy Viswanathan, James M. Allen|