Accession Number:

ADA494348

Title:

Aircraft Steels

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIV PATUXENT RIVER MD

Report Date:

2009-02-19

Pagination or Media Count:

46.0

Abstract:

Five high strength steels 4340, 300M, AerMet 100, Ferrium S53, and Hy-Tuf and four stainless steels High Nitrogen, 13-8Mo, Custom 465, and MLX17 have been evaluated with respect to their characteristics and applicability to the current and future Navy aircraft. In this endeavor, their metallurgical feature, mechanical property, fatigue behavior, and corrosion resistance have been investigated and compared.

Subject Categories:

  • Properties of Metals and Alloys
  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE