Accession Number : AD0289265

Title :   HYDRODYNAMIC COMPRESSIVE FORGING

Corporate Author : GENERAL ELECTRIC CO WEST LYNN MASS

Personal Author(s) : COGAN,RICHARD M. ; DORMAN,FREDERICK S

Report Date : 09 OCT 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : Hydrostatic environment increases the effective ductility of materials. Dies can be built to retain 750,000 psi by the use of prestressed cylinders. The application of high hydrostatic pressures to current manufacturing processes represents a new and important field for investigation. (Author)

Descriptors :   *FORGING, *METALS, ALLOYS, DIES, DUCTILITY, HEAT RESISTANT METALS + ALLOYS, HIGH PRESSURE, HYDRAULIC PRESSES, HYDROSTATIC PRESSURE, MANUFACTURING, MATERIALS, STEEL

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE