Accession Number : ADA954231
Title : Armor Plate - Cast, Metallurgical Examination of a Mn-Cr-Ni-Mo-V Steel Used for Cast Gun Shield Armor.
Descriptive Note : Experimental rept.,
Corporate Author : WATERTOWN ARSENAL LABS MA
Personal Author(s) : Riffin,P. V.
Report Date : 06 APR 1944
Pagination or Media Count : 22
Abstract : This report concludes that the manganese-chromium-nickel-molybdenum-vanadium steel examined has some promise of making satisfactory 4 to 6 inch armor, provided that proper measures are observed in the homogenization and quenching of the castings.
Descriptors : *ARMOR PLATE, ARMOR, CASTINGS, METALLURGY, STEEL, HOMOGENEITY, QUENCHING
Subject Categories : Armor
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE