Accession Number : ADA294288

Title :   Military Specification: Heat Treatment of Aluminum Alloys.

Corporate Author : NAVAL AIR ENGINEERING CENTER LAKEHURST NJ

PDF Url : ADA294288

Report Date : 01 APR 1991

Pagination or Media Count : 72

Abstract : This specification covers the requirements and recommendations for the heat treatment of aluminum alloy rolled, extruded, forged, drawn, and cast product. It does not cover the requirements for the heat treatment of aluminum alloy parts. Subjects covered are: process establishment and re-establishment; periodic process surveys; periodic product monitoring; furnaces and operation controls; pyrometric equipment; quenching equipment, media, and operation controls; parameters and procedures for solution heat treatment, quenching, age hardening, and annealing (of certain product); requirements for inspections and record keeping; test methods; and limits of product acceptability. (MM)

Descriptors :   *ALUMINUM ALLOYS, *HEAT TREATMENT, ANNEALING, MILITARY REQUIREMENTS, MONITORING, SPECIFICATIONS, POLYMERS, TEST METHODS, EXTRUSION, COOLING, ELECTRICAL CONDUCTIVITY, QUENCHING, FORGING, CALIBRATION, QUALITY ASSURANCE, AGE HARDENING, TEMPERING, FURNACES, CASTING ALLOYS, DRAWING(FORMING), DIE CASTING, SOLUTION HEAT TREATMENT.

Subject Categories : Fabrication Metallurgy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE