Accession Number:

ADA954351

Title:

Metallurgical Examination of Twelve 3/4 Inch Rolled Homogeneous Armor Plates Manufactured by Carnegie-Illinois Steel Corporation.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

WATERTOWN ARSENAL LABS MA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1944-07-17

Pagination or Media Count:

60.0

Abstract:

Metallurgical examination, including Brinell hardness surveys, fracture tests for steel soundness and fibre and macroetch tests was conducted on each of the twelve plates furnished by Carnegie-Illinois Steel Corporation. Microscopic examination was made on three plates and a chemical analysis taken of one. All samples fractured in a fibrous manner and were satisfactory with respect to steel soundness.

Subject Categories:

  • Properties of Metals and Alloys
  • Armor

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE