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Expendable-pattern casting makes a better armor plate.

Authors
Hansen-JS; Turner-PC
Source
Adv Mater Process 1991 Apr; 139(4):12, 16
NIOSHTIC No.
10011561
Abstract
This "News at a Glance" article describes the expendable-pattern casting process that has been modified by the U.S. Bureau of Mines to make thin-wall steel armorplate to provide added protection to the rear of the turret on the Bradley fighting vehicle.
CODEN
AMAPEX
Publication Date
19910401
Document Type
OP
Fiscal Year
1991
Identifying No.
OP 49-92
Issue of Publication
4
ISSN
0882-7958
NIOSH Division
ALRC
Source Name
Advanced Materials & Processes
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