Accession Number:

AD0785839

Title:

Blast-Resistant Mine Clearing Wheels (Cast Steel).

Descriptive Note:

Final technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

CASE WESTERN RESERVE UNIV CLEVELAND OHIO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-07-09

Pagination or Media Count:

25.0

Abstract:

The work was designed to permit evaluation and comparison of prototype mine clearing wheels based on several variables design of wheel shape composition and properties of five steels and comparison of steel castings with steel forgings produced under a separate contract. The work discussed in this report refers only to cast steels. Details of all phases of production and testing as contracted are presented, including pattern design, molding materials and technique, melting procedure, cleaning, quality assurance programs, heat treating and mechanical testing as required.

Subject Categories:

  • Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering and Control of Production Systems
  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE