Accession Number : AD0493443

Title :   DUCTILITY AND FRACTURE RESISTANCE OF SHIP PLATE,

Corporate Author : NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Ruark, A. E. ; Kramer, I. R. ; Ferguson, W. J. ; Smith, H. L. ; Hornbeck, G. A.

Report Date : 22 NOV 1946

Pagination or Media Count : 91

Abstract : A study of fracture resistance of 3/4 in. ship plate has been made, with a view toward decreasing the number of fractures occurring in welded ships.

Descriptors :   *FRACTURE(MECHANICS)), (*SHIP PLATES), DUCTILE BRITTLE TRANSITION, STEEL, AGING(MATERIALS), STRAIN(MECHANICS), RUPTURE, CRACKS, WELDING, HARDNESS, SHIPS, TENSILE PROPERTIES.

Subject Categories : Metallurgy and Metallography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE