Accession Number:

ADA021893

Title:

Vacuum Hot-Pressing Apparatus and Techniques

Descriptive Note:

Physical science research papers

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE CAMBRIDGE RESEARCH LABS HANSCOM AFB MA

Report Date:

1975-11-11

Pagination or Media Count:

29.0

Abstract:

This report describes the construction and operation of a vacuum hot- pressing apparatus and details of a technique for hot-forging pure and doped alkali halide single crystals to produce high-strength IR windows without degrading optical absorption.

Subject Categories:

  • Fabrication Metallurgy
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE