Accession Number:

AD0697141

Title:

NEW PRESERVATIVE LUBRICANTS FOR SMALL-ARMS WEAPONS FOR USE IN A TROPICAL AND SALINE ENVIRONMENT.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

ARMY WEAPONS COMMAND ROCK ISLAND ILL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

24.0

Abstract:

Comparative laboratory evaluations were made with several experimental and conventional preservative lubricants for small-arms weapons. The evaluations covered the protective capacity of these materials on Aluminum 7075 T6 and steel alloy in saline, high-temperature and high humidity conditions, which simulate the Vietnam environment. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Lubricants and Hydraulic Fluids
  • Guns

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE