Accession Number : ADA207523

Title :   Investigating the Corrosion Resistance of Small Arms Weapons.

Descriptive Note : Final technical rept. Dec 86-Sep 87,

Corporate Author : ARMY ARMAMENT RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT AND ENGINEERING CENTER DOVER NJ PRODUCT AS SURANCE DIRECTORATE

Personal Author(s) : Braun, Bob

PDF Url : ADA207523

Report Date : May 1989

Pagination or Media Count : 25

Abstract : The corrosion resistance of small arms has recently been a matter of high level Army interest. The Army corrosion prevention and control (CPC) program is being used to investigate the scope of small arms corrosion and formulate an appropriate course of action. The efforts to date and future directions of the CPC effort to minimize small arms corrosion and associated maintenance are presented in this report. Corrosion, Small arms, Field survey, Weapons, Corrosion prevention and control. (jes)

Descriptors :   *SMALL ARMS, ARMY, CORROSION, CORROSION INHIBITION, CORROSION RESISTANCE, FIELD CONDITIONS, SURVEYS, WEAPONS

Subject Categories : Guns
      Physical Chemistry

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE