Accession Number : ADA953791

Title :   Examination of 1-1/2 Inch Face Hardened Diebold Armor Plate,

Corporate Author : WATERTOWN ARSENAL MA

Personal Author(s) : Reed,E. L. ; Kruegel,S. L.

Report Date : 11 JUL 1938

Pagination or Media Count : 33

Abstract : The purpose of this investigation was to correlate the carbide condition and microstructure with the ballistic characteristics of this plate which was tested with 37 mm., 1.85 lb. projectiles.

Descriptors :   *Terminal ballistics, *Armor plate, *Microstructure, Hardness, Carbides, Projectiles

Subject Categories : Properties of Metals and Alloys
      Ballistics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE