Accession Number:

ADA162266

Title:

Nondestructive Testing of Materials

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMY TEST AND EVALUATION COMMAND ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1985-12-05

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

This report describes standard techniques and facilities for evaluating surface and subsurface characteristics of metallicnonmetallic materials. It identifies current nondestructive test methods and ultrasonic test techniques applicable to cannon tubes, cast armor plate, welded joints, projectile fuzes, vehicle track shoes, and other items in which detection of cracks, voids, corrosion, and thickness variations is important. Keywords Test methods Artillery Inspection equipment Pretest inspection Liquid penetrant inspection Magnetic particle inspection Metallurgical tests Physical measurement Radiographic inspection Wear effects Weldments.

Subject Categories:

  • Properties of Metals and Alloys
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE