Accession Number : ADA954311

Title :   Metallurgical Examination of Defective 3/16 Inch Hard Homogeneous Armor Manufactured by American Car and Foundry Company.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : WATERTOWN ARSENAL LABS MA

Personal Author(s) : Riffin,P. V.

Report Date : 08 DEC 1943

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : A metallurgical examination was conducted on samples of hard homogeneous armor plate for an armormet personnel carried. The samples were part of a group which had exhibited unsatisfactory mechanical shock properties.

Descriptors :   ARMOR, ARMOR PLATE, AUTOMOTIVE VEHICLES, HARDENING, HOMOGENEITY, METALLURGY

Subject Categories : Metallurgy and Metallography
      Armor

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE