Accession Number : AD0770431

Title :   Specific Welding Procedures - The Characteristics of the Electron-Beam Welding and Cutting Procedure under Cosmic Conditions,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Paton,B. E. ; Nazarenko,O. K. ; Csalov,V. I. ; Neporozsnij,J. V. ; Lebedev,V. K.

Report Date : 29 OCT 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 21

Abstract : The report analyzes fundamental principles which can serve as a basis for an electron beam installation which complies with high demands, can be handled with ease under the specific conditions of cosmic space, has small dimensions and low weight, does not involve any safety hazards for the astronaut, is not complex, and is suitable for the welding and cutting of thin steel plates.

Descriptors :   *Electron beam welding, *Cutting, Electron beams, Space environments, Steel, Sheets, Hungary, Translations

Subject Categories : Fabrication Metallurgy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE