Accession Number:

AD0423176

Title:

PROCESS, EMBRITTLEMENT RELIEF TREATMENT FOR CRACK-FREE CHROMIUM PLATED SAE 4340 STEEL (260-292 KSI), EVALUATION OF,

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GENERAL DYNAMICS/FORT WORTH TEX

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Report Date:

1963-11-04

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

This test shows that 4340 steel notch tensile specimens crack-free chromium plated in the area of the notch and then embrittlement relief treated 23 hours at 375 F will withstand sustained loading of up to 500 hours at 75 of the notched ultimate tensil strength. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE