Accession Number:

ADA954327

Title:

Welding of Armor. Summary of Ballistic Shock Test Results on 1/2, 3/8, and 1/4 Inch Thick Homogeneous Armor 'H' Plates Welded with Austenitic Electrodes and Tested at Aberdeen Proving Ground during the Period from 1 October 1942 through 31 March 1943

Descriptive Note:

Experimental rept.

Corporate Author:

WATERTOWN ARSENAL LABS MA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1943-11-17

Pagination or Media Count:

84.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this investigation was to study the metallurgical characteristics of two base rings manufactured by the Wehr Steel Co. and to determine the cause of failure.

Subject Categories:

  • Metallurgy and Metallography
  • Ballistics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE