Accession Number : ADA479033

Title :   DoD Metal Finishing Workshop: Chromate Alternatives for Metal Treatment and Sealing

Descriptive Note : Workshop summary

Corporate Author : DEPUTY DIRECTOR OF DEFENSE RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING ARLINGTON VA STRATEGIC ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM

Personal Author(s) : Legg, Keith O.

PDF Url : ADA479033

Report Date : 17 MAY 2007

Pagination or Media Count : 48

Abstract : This technical workshop was designed to bring together DoD and industry engineers to identify specific DoD needs, commercial solutions, and engineering data for replacing chromate processes used for overhaul and new weapons systems in vehicles, aircraft and vessels: DoD needs for chromates and their alternatives; Commercial and military experience with alternatives; Specific COTS treatments to meet DoD requirements; Data and specifications for making engineering decisions; Data gaps are and how they can best be filled; Options where no potential COTS products are available.

Descriptors :   *METALS, *SURFACE FINISHING, *CHROMATES, AIRCRAFT, WORKSHOPS, HEAT SEALING, INDUSTRIAL PERSONNEL, HEAT TREATMENT, OFF THE SHELF EQUIPMENT, WEAPON SYSTEMS

Subject Categories : Metallurgy and Metallography
      Environmental Health and Safety

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE