Accession Number : ADA954168

Title :   Metallurgical Examination of Six 5/16 Inch Rolled Armor Plates Manufactured by Standard Steel Spring Company.

Descriptive Note : Memorandum rept.,

Corporate Author : WATERTOWN ARSENAL LABS MA

Personal Author(s) : Yoffa,M.

Report Date : 06 JUN 1944

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : This 1944 report discusses a metallurgical examination, including Brinell hardness surveys, fracture tests for steel soundness and fibre, and macroetch tests, which was conducted on each of the six plates furnished by Standard Steel Spring Company. Microscopic examination was made on two plates and a chemical analysis taken of one. All plates were satisfactorily heat treated as revealed by the fibre fracture test.

Descriptors :   *METALLURGY, *ARMOR PLATE, FRACTURE(MECHANICS), TEST METHODS, PLATES, CHEMICAL ANALYSIS, HARDNESS, SURVEYS, COMPANY LEVEL ORGANIZATIONS, SPRINGS, STEEL, HEAT TREATMENT

Subject Categories : Properties of Metals and Alloys
      Armor

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE