Accession Number : ADD001375

Title :   Method of Making a Composite Alloy.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Sherby,Oleg D ; Huseby,Irvin C ; Whalen,Robert

Report Date : 06 Aug 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : The patent relates to a magnesium-boron composite made by mechanically mixing magnesium powders with about twenty-five percent by volume boron powders. The mixed powders are processed by cold pressing, hot pressing, sintering, extruding, rolling, re-extruding, re-rolling, and re-extruding again.

Descriptors :   *Magnesium alloys, *Composite materials, *Patents, Boron alloys, Powder alloys, Fiber metallurgy

Subject Categories : Laminates and Composite Materials
      Metallurgy and Metallography
      Fabrication Metallurgy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE