Accession Number:

AD0614011

Title:

THE MECHANICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES OF THE HY 100 PRESSURE HULLS OF THE SUBMARINE, ALVIN

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

WOODS HOLE OCEANOGRAPHIC INSTITUTION MA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1965-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

64.0

Abstract:

This report presents mechanical and chemical test data from the three pressure hulls fabricated for the Deep Research Submarine, ALVIN. The data is discussed briefly, the low Charpy V-Notch values after stress relief noted, and recommendations made for further testing required for design and evaluation. The three hulls are compared with reference to failure criteria.

Subject Categories:

  • Submarine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE