Accession Number:

ADA954307

Title:

Metallurgical Examination of the Armor Plate in a Light Tank Turret,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

WATERTOWN ARSENAL LABS MA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1941-08-16

Pagination or Media Count:

24.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this investigation was to determine the causes of the spalling which resulted under armor piercing projectile impact on the 1-inch face-hardened plate of a light tank turret.

Subject Categories:

  • Metallurgy and Metallography
  • Armor

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE