Accession Number : ADA954466

Title :   Metallurgical Examination of Two 1/4 Inch, Two 3/8 Inch, and Twenty-One 1/2 Inch Rolled Homogeneous Armor Plates Manufactured by Great Lakes Steel Corporation.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : WATERTOWN ARSENAL LABS MA

Personal Author(s) : Yoffa,M.

Report Date : 04 JUL 1944

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : Metallurgical examination, including Brinell hardness surveys, fracture test for steel soundness, and macroetch tests was conducted on each of the twenty-five plates furnished by Great Lakes Steel Corporation. Microscopic examination was made on four plates. All plates except 7A were satisfactory with respect to steel soundness.

Descriptors :   ARMOR, ARMOR PLATE, FRACTURE(MECHANICS), GREAT LAKES, HARDNESS, HOMOGENEITY, METALLURGY, PLATES, ROLLING(METALLURGY), STEEL, SURVEYS

Subject Categories : Metallurgy and Metallography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE