Accession Number : AD0684379

Title :   DEVELOPMENT OF A NEW METHOD OF MACHINING SWING CLEARANCE PATH IN SCREW TYPE BREECH BLOCK COMPONENT. STUDY AND DEVELOPMENT OF STANDARD MACHINING PRACTICES OF SIMILAR STYLE MAJOR AND MINOR COMPONENTS.

Descriptive Note : Industrial preparedness measure.

Corporate Author : WATERVLIET ARSENAL N Y

Report Date : APR 1954

Pagination or Media Count : 25

Abstract : The report discusses a development program for the machining of breech blocks. The program was intended to eliminate an unsafe working condition, to adapt existing facilities to new tasks and to increase production and decrease costs.

Descriptors :   (*BREECH MECHANISMS, MACHINING), COSTS, CUTTING TOOLS, SURFACE ROUGHNESS, MACHINE SHOP PRACTICE, AUTOMATIC

Subject Categories : Mfg & Industrial Eng & Control of Product Sys
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Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE