Accession Number : AD0681562

Title :   STRETCH FORMING TITANIUM AND STAINLESS STEEL ALLOYS USING ICE COATINGS AS LUBRICANTS,

Corporate Author : GENERAL DYNAMICS/ASTRONAUTICS SAN DIEGO CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Beyer,W. K.

Report Date : DEC 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 29

Abstract : The report discusses a project intended to evaluate the feasibility of utilizing the low coefficient of friction between iced metallic surfaces for better forming practices and to establish a cost comparison of tooling for this process versus hot form tooling for titanium alloys. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*STRETCH FORMING, LUBRICATION), (*TITANIUM ALLOYS, STRETCH FORMING), (*STAINLESS STEEL, STRETCH FORMING), AIRFRAMES, LUBRICANTS, ICE, FRICTION, DIES, FEASIBILITY STUDIES, BENDING, TABLES(DATA)

Subject Categories : Metallurgy and Metallography
      Fabrication Metallurgy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE