Accession Number:

ADA954231

Title:

Armor Plate - Cast, Metallurgical Examination of a Mn-Cr-Ni-Mo-V Steel Used for Cast Gun Shield Armor

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

WATERTOWN ARSENAL LABS MA WATERTOWN ARSENAL United States

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Report Date:

1944-04-06

Pagination or Media Count:

24.0

Abstract:

This report concludes that the manganese-chromium-nickel-molybdenum-vanadium steel examined has some promise of making satisfactory 4 to 6 inch armor, provided that proper measures are observed in the homogenization and quenching of the castings.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE