Accession Number:

AD0680295

Title:

A FORMING TECHNIQUE FOR SOLDIERS TITANIUM HELMETS

Descriptive Note:

Final technical rept.

Corporate Author:

TITANIUM METALS CORP OF AMERICA WEST CALDWELL NJ

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

63.0

Abstract:

The report discusses the use of both alloy and commercially pure titanium metal for fabrication of infantry helmets. The use of titanium metal allows a weight reduction without impairing the ballistic protection of the helmet.

Subject Categories:

  • Properties of Metals and Alloys
  • Fabrication Metallurgy
  • Protective Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE