Accession Number : AD0742198

Title :   Measurement of Deformation in Alpha Brass by Means of an Electrolytic Thiosulfate Etch,

Corporate Author : DEFENCE STANDARDS LABS ALEXANDRIA (AUSTRALIA)

Personal Author(s) : Manion,S. A. ; Mulhearn,T. O.

Report Date : 12 APR 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : An examination has been made of the factors controlling the sensitivity for detection of deformation in 70:30 brass by the electrolytic sodium thiosulfate etch. It has been shown that the most important factors are cleanliness of the metal surface and the composition of the electrolyte. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*BRASS, *DEFORMATION), (*ETCHING, BRASS), THIOSULFATES, ELECTROLYTES, METALLOGRAPHY, AUSTRALIA

Subject Categories : Metallurgy and Metallography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE