Accession Number:

AD0775197

Title:

Evaluation of the Dow 17 Treatment for Magnesium Alloys

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

MINISTRY OF DEFENCE LONDON (UNITED KINGDOM) DIRECTOR OF RESEARCH MATERIALS 2 (AIR SYSTEMS)

Report Date:

1973-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

44.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this investigation was to study the Dow 17 process and evaluate the coating in comparison with equivalent currently used pretreatments. The following main areas were investigated Investigation of operating parameters of the Dow 17 bath comparison of Dow 17 treatments with the DTD 911C required pretreatment Comparison of various currently used protective systems based on Dow 17 with DTD 911C procedure comparison of fatigue properties after Dow 17 treatments.

Subject Categories:

  • Coatings, Colorants and Finishes
  • Properties of Metals and Alloys

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE