Accession Number:

ADA954213

Title:

Armor Plate: Further Studies of the Mechanism of Penetration of Homogeneous Armor Plate

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

WATERTOWN ARSENAL MA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1942-07-24

Pagination or Media Count:

24.0

Abstract:

This 1942 study considers, by metallurgical means, the nature of deformation in 12-in. thick homogeneous rolled armor plate by cal .30 armor- piercing bullets.

Subject Categories:

  • Metallurgy and Metallography
  • Ballistics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE