Accession Number : ADA954470

Title :   Metallurgical Examination of Two Heavy Cast Armor Plates,

Corporate Author : WATERTOWN ARSENAL MA

Personal Author(s) : Reed,E. L.

Report Date : 12 JUN 1941

Pagination or Media Count : 21

Abstract : The purpose of this investigation was to study the metallurgical characteristics of samples cut from the centers of a 3-inch cast plate and a 15 inch grate casting manufactured by the continental roll and steel foundry company. the results of this investigation indicate the factors which caused the failure the material.

Descriptors :   *ARMOR PLATE, CASTINGS, METALLURGY

Subject Categories : Metallurgy and Metallography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE