Accession Number : ADA299671

Title :   Examination of Corroded Tubes from the Boilers of the USS EDWARDS (DD-950).

Descriptive Note : Memorandum rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Bloom, M. C. ; Brown, B. F. ; Edwards, A. J. ; Pollard, A. J.

PDF Url : ADA299671

Report Date : AUG 1959

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : Boiler tubes from the USS EDWARDS (DI)-950) have been examined in the laboratory in order to account for a failure after 600-750 hours of steaming. The results of metallographic, x-ray diffraction, and chemical analyses are reported. The probable cause of the rapid attack is suggested.

Descriptors :   *DESTROYERS, *BOILER TUBES, ATTACK, X RAY DIFFRACTION, CHEMICAL ANALYSIS, BOILERS.

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE