Accession Number : AD0681424

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

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

Personal Author(s) : Campbell, J E

PDF Url : AD0681424

Report Date : 01 Aug 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 19

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.

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

Subject Categories : Aircraft
      Metallurgy and Metallography
      Guided Missiles
      Guns

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE