Accession Number : ADA289588

Title :   Improved Antifreeze for Combat/Tactical Vehicles.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Aug 89-Oct 93,

Corporate Author : TACOM RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT AND ENGINEERING CENTER WARREN MI

Personal Author(s) : Davis, Dwayne

PDF Url : ADA289588

Report Date : DEC 1994

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : The aluminum corrosion protection capabilities of military antifreeze MIL-A46153 are improved by the addition of silicate and other corrosion inhibitors to its formulation. MIL-A46153's improvement is shown through the use of standard ASTM laboratory coolant tests. (jg)

Descriptors :   *COMBAT VEHICLES, *ANTIFREEZES, LABORATORY TESTS, MILITARY VEHICLES, CORROSION INHIBITION, ALUMINUM, COOLANTS, TACTICAL WARFARE, SILICATES.

Subject Categories : Organic Chemistry
      Physical Chemistry
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE