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
      Armor

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE