Accession Number : ADA019021

Title :   Feasibility of Forging Blast-Resistant Mine-Clearing Roller Wheels.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 12 Feb-4 Nov 75,

Corporate Author : BATTELLE COLUMBUS LABS OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Olofson,C. T. ; Hoffmanner,A. L.

Report Date : 04 DEC 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 77

Abstract : The work was designed to permit evaluation and comparison of prototype mine clearing roller wheels based on several variables; design of wheel shape; composition and properties of five steels; and comparison of steel forgings with steel castings produced under a separate contract. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Forging, *Vehicle wheels, Steel, Cold working, Hot working, Defects(Materials), Mine clearance, Heat treatment, Heating, Mechanical properties, Blast, Shock resistance, Resistance

Subject Categories : Fabrication Metallurgy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE