Accession Number : ADA954822

Title :   Research and Development on Armor, National Defense and Research Committee, Watertown Arsenal Laboratory - Armor Section, 1942-1945.

Corporate Author : WATERTOWN ARSENAL MA

Report Date : 1945

Pagination or Media Count : 32

Abstract : Contents: Alloy Conservation Program; Brittle Fracture in Ballistic Tests at Low Temperature; Nonballistic Tests; Fibre Fracture Test; Fracture Test for Steel Soundness; Notched Bar Tensile Impact Test; Notched Bar Tensile Test and Static Tensile Test; Notched Bar Impact Test; Cast Armor Development Program; Temper Brittleness in Armor; Aircraft Armor; Examination of Domestic Armor; Helmet Programs; and Body Armor Programs.

Descriptors :   AIRCRAFT, ALLOYS, ARMOR, BALLISTICS, BODY ARMOR, BRITTLENESS, CASTINGS, CONSERVATION, FIBERS, FRACTURE(MECHANICS), HELMETS, LABORATORIES, LOW TEMPERATURE, MILITARY FACILITIES, NATIONAL DEFENSE, ORDNANCE, STATIC TESTS, TENSILE PROPERTIES, TEST METHODS

Subject Categories : Ballistics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE