Accession Number:

ADA954196

Title:

A Study of a Forged Hot Die Steel for Use as Armor Plate Submitted by the Achorn Steel Company,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

WATERTOWN ARSENAL MA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1940-06-06

Pagination or Media Count:

24.0

Abstract:

This 1940 report investigated the ballistic and physical properties, structure, and composition of a hot die steel of a Si-Cr-Mo-W composition submitted for investigation as to its possible use as armor plate.

Subject Categories:

  • Machinery and Tools

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE