Accession Number : AD0714216

Title :   Annual Report (5th),

Corporate Author : MARTIN MARIETTA CORP DENVER COLO CENTER FOR HIGH ENERGY FORMING

Personal Author(s) : Mote,Jimmy D.

Report Date : SEP 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 226

Abstract : Contents: Measurement of the dynamic loads on an explosive forming die; Applications of explosive welding to hardware configurations; Flange buckling of explosively formed domes; The explosive punching of dual hardness armor; Cylindrical explosive forming dies; Vented die parameters in explosive forming; Explosive forming of tank heads; Prediction of edge pull-in in hemispherical domes; The use of shock hardening data for the determination of the pressures involved during explosive welding; The relative effect of explosive and isostatic forming on methanol cracking in titanium; Explosive powder compaction; Theoretical studies of explosive energy transfer to a thick walled cylinder using a radial piston; Dynamics of an impulsively loaded plate including bending effects; The theory and application of explosion welding; The effect of high energy rate forming on the terminal characteristics of metals.

Descriptors :   (*HIGH ENERGY RATE FORMING, REPORTS), EXPLOSIVE FORMING, PRESSURE WELDING, DIES, COMPACTING, DEFORMATION, STRESSES

Subject Categories : Fabrication Metallurgy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE