Accession Number : ADD005776

Title :   Method and Apparatus for Use in the Extrusion of Billets.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : De Pierre,Vincent ; Gurney,Ferdinand J

Report Date : 26 Dec 1978

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : A method and apparatus for use in the extrusion of billets having a powder filled container with the nose cap having a shaped projection extending into the container and the tail cap having a concave portion substantially corresponding to the shape of the nose cap. A filler tube for the container is provided in the tail cap. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Powder metals, *Billets(Materials), *Extrusion, Processing equipment, Containers, Dies, Nose caps, Concave bodies, Shape, Geometric forms, Fillers

Subject Categories : Metallurgy and Metallography
      Fabrication Metallurgy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE