(partial) Design and Application of Titanium Blades. Long-term experience and development with titanium. Super titanium blades for advanced steam turbines. Development of 40-inch long blade of titanium alloy for low-pressure last stage of steam turbine. Manufacture of Titanium Blades. Optimization of microstructure and texture of Ti-6A1-4V alloy blades. Influence of surface treatment on fatigue strength of Ti-6A1-4V. Refining and microstructure of Ti-6A1-4V steam turbine blade billet by rolling. Manufacturing processes for titanium blade forgings at Boehler. Precision forging long titanium blades for steam turbines. Properties and Characteristics of Titanium Blades. Properties of Ti-6A1-4V turbine blade forgings. Characteristics of titanium alloy 40-inch last stage blade of steam turbine. Material aspects of 40-inch long titanium alloy blades for steam turbines. Protection from erosion of the leading edge of titanium blades. Erosion resistance of titanium alloys for steam turbine blades. Water droplet erosion of titanium alloy steam turbine blading. Issues and Conclusions.