Accession Number : AD0866768

Title :   Beryllium Wrought Products,

Corporate Author : BATTELLE MEMORIAL INST COLUMBUS OH DEFENSE METALS INFORMATION CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Meyer, G. E. ; Henning, H. J.

Report Date : FEB 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 60

Abstract : The report is a comprehensive guide to the manufacture of beryllium wrought products by forging, extrusion, wire-drawing, rolling, or forming. The various specific processes available for each of these operations are described in detail and compared. The economics of each of the operations is discussed. An introductory section of the report discusses the commercial forms of beryllium and beryllium alloys that are available, and provides a brief description of the phenomenon of texturing in beryllium. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*BERYLLIUM, MECHANICAL WORKING), (*BERYLLIUM ALLOYS, MECHANICAL WORKING), FORGING, EXTRUSION, DRAWING(FORMING), ROLLING(METALLURGY), ECONOMICS, SHEETS, WIRE, ALUMINUM ALLOYS.

Subject Categories : Metallurgy and Metallography
      Fabrication Metallurgy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE