Composite Reinforced Gun Barrels.
Patent, Filed 17 Jul 92, patented 25 May 93,
DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC
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A composite reinforced gun barrel with a composite of a titanium, nickel, or FeCrA1Y alloy matrix reinforced with round filaments or rectangular ribbons made of molybdenum or tungsten. The composite layer may be bonded directly onto the barrel or it may be bonded to a steel jacket which can then be heat shrunk onto an existing gun barrel.
- Properties of Metals and Alloys
- Laminates and Composite Materials