Accession Number:

AD0739897

Title:

Potentials for Powder Metallurgy Products in Military Applications

Descriptive Note:

Monograph series

Corporate Author:

ARMY MATERIALS AND MECHANICS RESEARCH CENTER WATERTOWN MA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

26.0

Abstract:

The potentials for the use of powder metallurgy by the Army are described in the paper in terms of Recent developments in the technology of the powder metallurgy process, including powder production, consolidation and sintering, and attainment of high performance properties Possible applications in Army Mission Areas Specific illustrations of research and development activities in the Army aimed at utilizing the process for military applications. The paper concentrates primarily on the forging of low alloy steel preforms. Also it touches briefly on the status of titanium and superalloy powder metallurgy materials.

Subject Categories:

  • Metallurgy and Metallography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE