Accession Number : ADA954452

Title :   Armor Plate: The Metallurgical and Ballistic Properties of 1 in. Cast Armor Test Plates Manufactured by Kelsey-Hayes Wheel Company,

Corporate Author : WATERTOWN ARSENAL MA

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

Report Date : 05 MAY 1943

Pagination or Media Count : 25

Abstract : The object of this study was to make make a metallurgical examination of eleven (11) one-inch cast armor test plates manufactured by Kelsey-Hayes Wheel Co. to determine if the hardness variations in the series of armor plates were responsible for the observed differences in their ballistic behavior.

Descriptors :   ARMOR PLATE, BALLISTICS, CASTINGS, METALLURGY, TEST EQUIPMENT

Subject Categories : Metallurgy and Metallography
      Ballistics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE