Accession Number : AD0430353


Title :   SURFACE TRANSFORMATIONS IN AN IMPACTED STEEL ROD,


Corporate Author : GENERAL DYNAMICS/FORT WORTH TEX


Personal Author(s) : Potter,R D


Report Date : 01 Jul 1963


Pagination or Media Count : 20


Abstract : A SAE 1035 stel was impacted on its end, resulting in ablation of the steel surface by a highly plastic material flowing under the impact effect and causing high rate transformations of the steel's microstructure. (Author)


Descriptors :   STEEL , MARTENSITE , ABLATION , SURFACES , RODS , PLASTIC PROPERTIES , HARDNESS , HEATING , QUENCHING , TIME


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE