Accession Number : AD0677837

Title :   FEASIBILITY OF STABILIZING HEAT-TREATED ALUMINUM ALLOY FORGINGS.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : GENERAL DYNAMICS/CONVAIR SAN DIEGO CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Mattek,L. J.

Report Date : APR 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : The objective was to stabilize aluminum alloy forgings by the Alcoa method during heat-treatment and measure the amount of distortion which occurs during machining of the stabilized forgings in comparison to forgings which were not stabilized. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ALUMINUM ALLOYS, *STRESS RELIEVING), FORGING, SUPERCOOLING, QUENCHING, HEAT TREATMENT, STABILIZATION, STRESSES, MACHINING, DISTORTION, REDUCTION, FEASIBILITY STUDIES

Subject Categories : Metallurgy and Metallography
      Fabrication Metallurgy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE