Accession Number:

ADA134768

Title:

Ballistic Testing of Armor Weldments

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMY TEST AND EVALUATION COMMAND ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1983-11-02

Pagination or Media Count:

24.0

Abstract:

The report provides a method of evaluating effects of shock and penetration on armor weldments, due to projectile impact. Includes procedures for ballistic shock tests of H and double I plate welds, aluminum corner joints, repair welds, and explosion-bulge tests for strain limits of plates and weldments at various temperatures.

Subject Categories:

  • Explosions
  • Ballistics
  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE