Accession Number : ADA954271

Title :   Metallurgical Examination of Samples from 'Nelson Process' 1/4 inch, 3/8 inch1 and 1/2 inch Armor Plate.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : WATERTOWN ARSENAL LABS MA

Personal Author(s) : Matthews,N. A.

Report Date : 12 NOV 1943

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : A metallurgical examination has been conducted on samples from six armor plates, The 'Nelson Process' consists of treating a plain carbon steel by drastically quenching the pieces from a high heating temperature.

Descriptors :   ARMOR PLATE, CARBON STEELS, METALLURGY, QUENCHING, SAMPLING

Subject Categories : Metallurgy and Metallography
      Armor

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE