Accession Number : AD0807266
Title : EVALUATE, TEST AND MANUFACTURE AN IMPROVED WIRE ROPE AND CABLE.
Descriptive Note : Quarterly Progress Rept. no. 6, 2 Sep-31 Dec 66.
Corporate Author : METALS AND CONTROLS INC ATTLEBORO MA
Report Date : 31 DEC 1966
Pagination or Media Count : 23
Abstract : The data resulting from post-exposure testing after six-months in seawater are presented showing general and specific corrosion of the various materials tested. Post-exposure and pre-exposure tensile test data are presented for comparison and the only material that exhibited a significant strength loss was solid stainless steel in the 5,000 pound and 10,000 pound mooring tests. (Author)
Descriptors : (*MECHANICAL CABLES, ACCEPTABILITY), (*SEA WATER, CORROSION), TENSILE PROPERTIES, DEGRADATION, STAINLESS STEEL, METALLOGRAPHY, CLADDING, COPPER ALLOYS, NICKEL ALLOYS, ZINC COATINGS, MUD, FOULING, ANTIFOULING COATINGS, ALUMINUM COATINGS, FATIGUE(MECHANICS).
Subject Categories : Machinery and Tools
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE