Accession Number : AD0163723

Title :   Composite Aluminum Armor Plate.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Nowak,Shalom Peter

Report Date : 10 NOV 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 2

Abstract : The patent describes a composite armor plate structure consisting of a wrought 7039 aluminum alloy member having welded thereto a cast aluminum alloy member produced from an alloy consisting essentially of 3.8-4.3 weight percent zinc, 3.3-3.8 weight percent magnesium, 0.03-0.15 weight percent titanium, and the balance aluminum.

Descriptors :   (*ARMOR PLATE, *ALUMINUM ALLOYS), ZINC ALLOYS, MAGNESIUM ALLOYS, CASTING ALLOYS, WELDABILITY, METAL PLATES, SANDWICH CONSTRUCTION

Subject Categories : Armor

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE