Accession Number : ADA954164
Title : Electron Diffraction Examination of Gun Barrel Coatings.
Descriptive Note : Special rept.,
Corporate Author : BATTELLE MEMORIAL INST COLUMBUS OH
Personal Author(s) : Nelson,H. R. ; Huber,O. J.
Report Date : 20 OCT 1942
Pagination or Media Count : 6
Abstract : Electron diffraction examination of the black coating on a small section of a gun barrel and of a similar black coating on a ring of 1045 steel that had been dipped in a hot solution containing alkali and nitrite has shown that both coatings are magnetic iron-oxide, Fe3O4.
Descriptors : *GUN BARRELS, STEEL, ELECTRON DIFFRACTION
Subject Categories : Guns
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE