Accession Number:

ADA954452

Title:

Armor Plate: The Metallurgical and Ballistic Properties of 1 in. Cast Armor Test Plates Manufactured by Kelsey-Hayes Wheel Company,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

WATERTOWN ARSENAL MA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1943-05-05

Pagination or Media Count:

25.0

Abstract:

The object of this study was to make make a metallurgical examination of eleven 11 one-inch cast armor test plates manufactured by Kelsey-Hayes Wheel Co. to determine if the hardness variations in the series of armor plates were responsible for the observed differences in their ballistic behavior.

Subject Categories:

  • Metallurgy and Metallography
  • Ballistics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE