Accession Number:

ADA954470

Title:

Metallurgical Examination of Two Heavy Cast Armor Plates

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

Watertown Arsenal Watertown United States

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Report Date:

1941-06-12

Pagination or Media Count:

20.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this investigation was to study the metallurgical characteristics of samples cut from the centers of a 3-inch cast plate and a 15 inch grate casting manufactured by the continental roll and steel foundry company. the results of this investigation indicate the factors which caused the failure the material.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE