Accession Number : AD0681424

Title :   FRACTURE TOUGHNESS OF HIGH-STRENGTH STEELS FOR MILITARY APPLICATIONS,

Corporate Author : BATTELLE MEMORIAL INST COLUMBUS OHIO DEFENSE METALS INFORMATION CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Campbell,J. E.

Report Date : 01 AUG 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 20

Abstract : The Memorandum discusses the current situation on the inclusion of fracture-toughness testing requirements in specifications for high-strength steels used for military applications. The Memorandum was prepared at the request of The Technical Cooperation Program (TTCP), and contains information from Canadian and British members of that program, as well as U. S. information. Military applications discussed include missile motor cases, aircraft landing gear, gun tubes, armor plate, and hydrofoils. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*STEEL, TOUGHNESS), SPECIFICATIONS, MILITARY REQUIREMENTS, FRACTURE(MECHANICS), GUN BARRELS, LANDING GEAR, ROCKET ENGINE CASES, PRESSURE VESSELS, ARMOR PLATE, AIRFRAMES

Subject Categories : Aircraft
      Metallurgy and Metallography
      Guided Missiles
      Guns

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE