Accession Number : ADA132993

Title :   ESR Steels for Defence - State of the Art. MRL Seminar, held December 14, 1982,

Corporate Author : MATERIALS RESEARCH LABS ASCOT VALE (AUSTRALIA)

Personal Author(s) : O'Halloran,R J

PDF Url : ADA132993

Report Date : May 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 43

Abstract : A seminar was conducted at MRL at which various speakers gave presentations on the state of the art in defence uses of ESR steels. The ESR process was described and the local manufacturing facilities were detailed. The fatigue, fracture, weldability, machining and corrosion properties of ESR steels were outlined, andthe applications of ESR steels to the manufacture of armour and munitions were discussed.

Descriptors :   *Ordnance steel, *Manufacturing, *Mechanical properties, *Symposia, State of the art, Armor, Munitions industry, Electrorefining, Slags, Fracture(Mechanics), Fatigue(Mechanics), Weldability, Reports

Subject Categories : Metallurgy and Metallography
      Fabrication Metallurgy
      Mechanics

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