Accession Number : ADA954307
Title : Metallurgical Examination of the Armor Plate in a Light Tank Turret,
Corporate Author : WATERTOWN ARSENAL LABS MA
Personal Author(s) : Matthews,N. A. ; Reed,E. L.
Report Date : 16 AUG 1941
Pagination or Media Count : 24
Abstract : The purpose of this investigation was to determine the causes of the spalling which resulted under armor piercing projectile impact on the 1-inch face-hardened plate of a light tank turret.
Descriptors : ARMOR, ARMOR PLATE, IMPACT, LIGHTWEIGHT, METALLURGY, PROJECTILES, TANK TURRETS, TANKS(COMBAT VEHICLES)
Subject Categories : Metallurgy and Metallography
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE