Accession Number : AD0499515

Title :   Fragmentation Characteristics. Impact Tests and Heat Treatment of 5 in. Rocket Heads Mk 8 Mod 1.

Descriptive Note : Partial rept. no. 19 and Final rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL PROVING GROUND DAHLGREN VA

Personal Author(s) : Hall, W. H.

Report Date : 08 SEP 1952

Pagination or Media Count : 35

Abstract : In order to provide the Bureau of Ordnance with plate penetration data for the 5 in rocket head Mk 8, various experimental heat treatments have been carried out and tested ballistically.

Descriptors :   (*ROCKET WARHEADS, TERMINAL BALLISTICS), (*HEAT TREATMENT, ROCKET WARHEADS), PENETRATION, HARDENING, IMPACT TESTS, ARMOR PLATE, VELOCITY, ANGLE OF ATTACK, DRAWING(FORMING), MACHINING, HARDNESS.

Subject Categories : Mfg & Industrial Eng & Control of Product Sys
      Rockets
      Ballistics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE