Accession Number : AD0771195

Title :   Aluminum Alloys in Tractor Construction,

Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA

Personal Author(s) : Berg,Zil

Report Date : 12 NOV 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 26

Abstract : Light alloys, particularly those containing aluminum, are being used as substitutes for steel, cast iron, and antifriction alloys in various branches of industry. In recent years, use of aluminum alloys has especially increased in the tractor industry. A typical list of engine parts using aluminum alloys is given in Table 2 of this report, and an analysis of the data in this table indicates the advantage of using aluminum alloys to make tractor engine pistons.

Descriptors :   *Aluminum alloys, *Tractors, Tractor engines, Translations, USSR

Subject Categories : Metallurgy and Metallography
      Construction Equipment, Materials & Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE