Accession Number : ADD004809
Title : Armor Plate.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Goldstein,David
Report Date : 21 Jun 1977
Pagination or Media Count : 4
Abstract : This patent describes armor plate formed of an array of tiles composed of titanium carbide particles dispersed in a matrix of tough, crack resistant titaniun-nickel binary alloy. The tiles are mounted on a support layer which is an alloy of either aluminum or titanium or is a fragment resistant plastic which may be reinforced or non-reinforced.
Descriptors : *Patents, *Armor plate, Matrix materials, Arrays, Layers, Titanium compounds, Carbides, Nickel alloys, Titanium alloys
Subject Categories : Armor
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE