Accession Number : AD0750764

Title :   Beryllium Reinforced Metal Matrix Composites Study Program.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 24 Jun 71-24 May 72,

Corporate Author : GENERAL MOTORS CORP INDIANAPOLIS IND DETROIT DIESEL ALLISON DIV

Personal Author(s) : Stusrud,Robert W. ; Tumey,Morris J. ; Herman,Marvin ; Sippel,G. R.

Report Date : AUG 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 54

Abstract : The program aimed to develop nondestructive inspection techniques for beryllium-titanium composites and to characterize beryllium-titanium composites fabricated by different techniques. The feasibility of producing sheet, tubes, bars and forging preforms of Be/Ti 6Al-4V composite material was demonstrated. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*COMPOSITE MATERIALS, TITANIUM ALLOYS), (*REINFORCING MATERIALS, *BERYLLIUM), (*NONDESTRUCTIVE TESTING, COMPOSITE MATERIALS), EXTRUSION, ULTRASONIC RADIATION, AIRFOILS, MECHANICAL PROPERTIES, ALUMINUM ALLOYS, VANADIUM ALLOYS, MICROSTRUCTURE

Subject Categories : Laminates and Composite Materials
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE