Accession Number : ADA954351

Title :   Metallurgical Examination of Twelve 3/4 Inch Rolled Homogeneous Armor Plates Manufactured by Carnegie-Illinois Steel Corporation.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : WATERTOWN ARSENAL LABS MA

Personal Author(s) : Yoffa,M.

Report Date : 17 JUL 1944

Pagination or Media Count : 60

Abstract : Metallurgical examination, including Brinell hardness surveys, fracture tests for steel soundness and fibre and macroetch tests was conducted on each of the twelve plates furnished by Carnegie-Illinois Steel Corporation. Microscopic examination was made on three plates and a chemical analysis taken of one. All samples fractured in a fibrous manner and were satisfactory with respect to steel soundness.

Descriptors :   ARMOR, ARMOR PLATE, CHEMICAL ANALYSIS, FRACTURE(MECHANICS), HARDNESS, HOMOGENEITY, METALLURGY, PLATES, ROLLING(METALLURGY), SAMPLING, SURVEYS, TEST METHODS

Subject Categories : Properties of Metals and Alloys
      Armor

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE