Accession Number : ADA954448

Title :   Flame Cutting of Armor: Effect of Flame Cutting on the Edge Condition of Seven 1/2 Inch Thick Experimental High Alloyh Hard Homogeneous Rolled Aircraft Armor Plate Compositions.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : WATERTOWN ARSENAL LABS MA

Personal Author(s) : Herres,S. A.

Report Date : 07 DEC 1943

Pagination or Media Count : 18

Abstract : The object of this study was to determine the maximum hardness developed by flame cutting subject plates at room temperature and at 400 F preheat, and to examine flamecut edges for cracks developed during the cutting operation.

Descriptors :   ARMOR, CRACKS, CUTTING, PLATES, ROOM TEMPERATURE, TORCHES

Subject Categories : Armor

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE