Accession Number : ADA954252

Title :   Manufacture of Sintered Iron Rotating Bands for HE, 75 mm M48E2 Shell.

Descriptive Note : Experimental rept.,

Corporate Author : WATERTOWN ARSENAL LABS MA

Personal Author(s) : Burghardt,A. M. ; Gebhardt,L. F.

Report Date : 29 JAN 1946

Pagination or Media Count : 23

Abstract : The object of this program was to manufacture for the subject shell, sintered and wax impregnated iron rotating bands with an average density after seating of 5.45 + or - 0.05 g/cc. This report outlines the procedures followed in processing iron bands for HE, 75 mm M48E2 Shell; namely compacting, sintering, wax impregnation, seating and machining.

Descriptors :   BANDS(STRIPS), COMPACTING, IMPREGNATION, IRON, PROCESSING, ROTATING BANDS, SHELLS(STRUCTURAL FORMS), SINTERING, WAXES

Subject Categories : Fabrication Metallurgy
      Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE