Accession Number:

ADA954235

Title:

Powder Metallurgy: German Die Assembly for Compacting Projectile Rotating Bands from Iron Powder.

Descriptive Note:

Memorandum rept.,

Corporate Author:

WATERTOWN ARSENAL LABS MA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1947-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

A brief description is given of a German die assembly used in the manufacture of iron powder rotating bands for projectiles. The die assembly was designed to function in a semiautomatic press for double action compacting and ejecting of bands. The cavity of the die can be varied in depth up to a maximum of two inches. The die was used for compacting bands of various lengths for shells approximately three inches in diameter.

Subject Categories:

  • Metallurgy and Metallography
  • Fabrication Metallurgy

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE