Accession Number:

AD0609673

Title:

U. S. ARMY REQUIREMENTS FOR TITANIUM ALLOYS WITH RESPECT TO VEHICULAR APPLICATIONS. ALPHA-BETA TITANIUM ALLOY

Descriptive Note:

Monograph series

Corporate Author:

WATERTOWN ARSENAL LABS MA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1959-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

43.0

Abstract:

A survey is made of the problems which beset use of titanium in vehicles. Information is presented regarding experiences with regard to the costs of procuring titanium and fabricating prototypes over the past several years. Comparisons of estimated costs for titanium vs. steel andor aluminum in a light armor vehicle application are included.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Forces and Organizations
  • Metallurgy and Metallography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE