Accession Number:

ADA954271

Title:

Metallurgical Examination of Samples from 'Nelson Process' 1/4 inch, 3/8 inch1 and 1/2 inch Armor Plate.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

WATERTOWN ARSENAL LABS MA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1943-11-12

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

A metallurgical examination has been conducted on samples from six armor plates, The Nelson Process consists of treating a plain carbon steel by drastically quenching the pieces from a high heating temperature.

Subject Categories:

  • Metallurgy and Metallography
  • Armor

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE