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The goal of the Contrails project is to help preserve and disseminate the technical record of 20th century aerospace research, highlighting in particular the research endeavors of the Illinois Tech community.

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Fixations During Zero-Reader Approaches In A Jet Aircraft: The Eighth Of A Series Of Reports On Eye Fixations Of Aircraft Pilots

Author(s): Milton, J. L.
Corporate Author: Wright Air Development Center Wright-Patterson AFB OH
Date of Publication: 1952-02
Report Number: WADC TR 52-17
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Tracking Performance On Combined Compensatory And Pursuit Tasks

Author(s): Senders, J. W.
Corporate Author: Antioch Coll Yellow Springs OH
Date of Publication: 1952-02
Report Number: WADC TR 52-39
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An Approximate Method for the Calculation of Nonstationary Air Forces at Subsonic Speeds

Author(s): Fettis, Henry E.
Corporate Author: Wright Air Development Center
Date of Publication: 1952-03
Report Number: WADC TR 52-56
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A Review of the Problem of Adhesion

Author(s): Schofield, W. M.
Corporate Author: Aerospace Research Laboratories
Date of Publication: 1952-02
Report Number: WADC TR 52-69
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The Legibility Of Type As A Function Of Reflectance Of Background Under Low Illumination

Author(s): Crook, M. N.
Corporate Author: Tufts University
Date of Publication: 1952-06
Report Number: WADC TR 52-85
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Titanium Carbide-Nickel Cermets: Processing And Joining

Author(s): Wulff, John
Corporate Author: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Date of Publication: 1952-03
Report Number: WADC TR 52-103
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Quantitative instrument reading as a function of dial design, exposure time preparatory fixation, and practice

Author(s): Christensen, J. M.
Corporate Author: Air Force Aerospace Medical Research Lab Wright-Patterson AFB OH
Date of Publication: 1952-09
Report Number: WADC TR 52-116
AD Number: AD0000101
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Factors affecting legibility of digits

Author(s): Schapiro, H. B.
Corporate Author: Rochester University
Laboratory: Wright Air Development Center
Date of Publication: 1952-06
Report Number: WADC TR 52-127
AD Number: AD0001117
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Fatigue Testing Under Progressive Loading A New Technique For Testing Materials

Author(s): Prot, E. Marcel
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-09
Report Number: WADC TR 52-148
AD Number: AD0002176
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The Gravity Field For An Ellipsoid Of Revolution As A Level Surface

Author(s): Lambert, Walter Davis
Corporate Author: Ohio State University Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1952-05
Report Number: WADC TR 52-151
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Development Of Fixed Two-way Restrictor Valves For Use On Military Aircraft

Author(s): Vick, R. L.
Corporate Author: Wright Air Development Center
Date of Publication: 1952-07
Report Number: WADC TR 52-153
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The Effect Of Number Of Dials On Qualitative Reading Of A Multiple Dial Panel

Author(s): Senders, V. L.
Corporate Author: Antioch College
Date of Publication: 1952-01
Report Number: WADC TR 52-182
AD Number: AD0006532
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Summary Of Research By Forest Products Laboratory On Sandwich Construction For Aircraft

Author(s): Coleman, Donald G.
Corporate Author: Forest Products Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-02
Report Number: WADC TR 52-184
AD Number: AD0002126
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Synthetic Rubbers From Carbon-Fluorine Compounds

Author(s): Borders, A. M.
Corporate Author: Minnesota Mining And Manufacturing Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-08
Report Number: WADC TR 52-197 Part 2
AD Number: AD0000127
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The Effects If Brightness And Color Of Illumination On Performance Of A Complex Perceptual-Motor Task (Flying A Link Trainer)

Author(s): Spragg, S. D. S.
Corporate Author: Rochester University
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-07
Report Number: WADC TR 52-203
AD Number: AD0000126
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Chemical Investigation Of Fluorine Compounds As Fungicides

Author(s): Finger, G. C.
Corporate Author: Division Of Fluorine Ghemistry,Illinois State Geological Survey
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-01
Report Number: WADC TR 52-214
AD Number: AD0002177
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Electrodeposition Of Titanium From Aqueous Systems

Author(s): Breton, Ernest J.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-02
Report Number: WADC TR 52-232
AD Number: AD0002163
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United States Bureau Of Mines Zirconium Alloy Investigation

Author(s): Hayes, E. T.
Corporate Author: United States Bureau Of Mines
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-01
Report Number: WADC TR 52-236
AD Number: AD0002119
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Luminance thresholds for the resolution of visual detail during dark adaptation following different durations of light adaptation

Author(s): Diamond, A. L.,
Corporate Author: Columbia University
Date of Publication: 1952-04
Report Number: WADC TR 52-257
AD Number: AD0007464
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Determination Of Width And Luminance Of Cathode-Ray-Tube Trace

Author(s): Ranken, Howard B.
Corporate Author: Columbia University
Date of Publication: 1952-09
Report Number: WADC TR 52-258
AD Number: AD0012018
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The effect of duration of light adaptation on time required for detection of a target on a simulated PPI scope

Author(s): Brown, J. L.
Corporate Author: Columbia University
Date of Publication: 1952-02
Report Number: WADC TR 52-259
AD Number: AD0012969
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Luminance thresholds during dark adaption following preadaptation to cathode ray tube displays

Author(s): Herrick, R. M.
Corporate Author: Columbia University
Date of Publication: 1952-02
Report Number: WADC TR 52-260
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The effects of two instrument lighting systems on dark adaptation

Author(s): Wilcox, L. R.
Corporate Author: Air Force Aerospace Medical Research Lab Wright-Patterson AFB OH
Date of Publication: 1952-02
Report Number: WADC TR 52-263
AD Number: AD0005006
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A New Method Of Producing Continuously Variable Magnification with An Optical System

Author(s): Fry, Glenn A.
Corporate Author: Ohio State Univ Research Foundation Columbus
Date of Publication: 1952-10
Report Number: WADC TR 52-279
AD Number: AD0006353
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Theory, Characteristics, And Applications Of Fixed Electronic Capacitors

Author(s): O'Bell, Don R.
Corporate Author: Components and Systems Laboratory, Wright Air Development Center
Date of Publication: 1952-02
Report Number: WADC TR 52-281
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On The Flow Over A Cone-cylinder Body At Mach Number One

Author(s): Yoshihara, Hideo
Corporate Author: Aircraft Laboratory, Wright Air Development Center
Date of Publication: 1952-01
Report Number: WADC TR 52-295
AD Number: AD0003244
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Review Of The Literature On Aeronautical Chart Development And Design For Use Under Red Lighting

Author(s): Wulfeck, J. W.
Corporate Author: Tufts Coll Medford MA Inst For Appliedexperimental Psychology
Date of Publication: 1952-07
Report Number: WADC TR 52-306
AD Number: AD0006458
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Properties Of Tuned Vibration Dampers

Author(s): Hamme, R. N.
Corporate Author: Michigan Univ Ann Arbor Inst Of Science And Technology
Date of Publication: 1952-10
Report Number: WADC TR 52-328
AD Number: AD0008139
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Elevated Temperature Resistant Modified Epoxide Resin Adhesives For Metals

Author(s): Naps, M.
Corporate Author: Shell Development Company
Date of Publication: 1952-01
Report Number: WADC TR 53-126
AD Number: AD0014907
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High Strength Epon Laminates

Author(s): Hopper, Frank C.
Corporate Author: Shell Development Company
Date of Publication: 1952-01
Report Number: WADC TR 52-5
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Exploratory Study of the Metal Bonding Of Cordierite And Stupalith

Author(s): Pausewang, Margaret
Corporate Author: Ohio State University Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1952-07
Report Number: WADC TR 52-189
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The Influence of Extraneous Elements in D.C. Arc Spectral of Ferrous Alloys

Author(s): Young, D. J. F.
Corporate Author: Douglas Aircraft Company
Date of Publication: 1952-07
Report Number: WADC TR 52-168
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Literature Survey On Weld-Metal Cracking

Author(s): Williams, A. J.
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Date of Publication: 1952-08
Report Number: WADC TR 52-143
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Chlorine And Fluorine Containing Compounds For Nonflammable Materials

Author(s): Pierce, Ogden R.
Corporate Author: Purdue Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1952-03
Report Number: WADC TR 52-118
AD Number: AD0012409
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Development Of High Strength, Heat Resistant Phenolic Laminating Resin

Author(s): Korelitz, M. N.
Corporate Author: Cincinnati Testing and Research Laboratories
Date of Publication: 1952-07
Report Number: WADC TR 52-161
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A Study Of The Rain Erosion Of Plastics And Metals

Author(s): Beal, John L.
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1952-09
Report Number: WADC TR 52-20
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USAF Requirements For Rubber Materials

Author(s): Postelnek, William
Corporate Author: Wright Air Development Center
Date of Publication: 1952-02
Report Number: WADC TR 53-338
AD Number: AD0014062
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Fuel Cell Sealant Compounds

Author(s): Sorg, Earl H.
Corporate Author: Thiokol Corporation
Date of Publication: 1952-09
Report Number: WADC TR 52-230
AD Number: AD0003231
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Air Permeability Of Parachute Cloths

Author(s): Goglia, M. J.
Corporate Author: Georgia Institute of Technology
Date of Publication: 1952-01
Report Number: WADC TR 52-283 Part 1
AD Number: AD0003890
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Development Of Heat-Resistant Interlayer Material For Laminated Glass

Author(s): Bjorksten, Johan
Corporate Author: Bjorksten Research Lab Inc Madison WI
Date of Publication: 1952-02
Report Number: WADC TR 52-304
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Deflection And Distribution Of Stresses In The Facings Of A Centrally Loaded Transparent Sandwich Beam

Author(s): Ericksen, Wilhelm S.
Corporate Author: Forest Products Lab
Date of Publication: 1952-01
Report Number: WADC TR 52-185
AD Number: AD0003246
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Developments Concerning Aircraft Glass Fiber Plastic Laminates

Author(s): Clark, Gail A.
Corporate Author: Wright Air Development Center Wright-Patterson AFB OH
Date of Publication: 1952-07
Report Number: WADC TR 52-24
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On Mach Reflection and Strength of Reflected Shock

Author(s): Tan, H. S.
Corporate Author: Cornell University
Date of Publication: 1952-07
Report Number: WADC TR 52-163
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Aileron Reversal Research of Straight and Swept Wings at High Subsonic Speeds

Author(s): Goland, L.
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1952-09
Report Number: WADC TR 52-231
AD Number: AD0004240
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Evaluation of Installation of UHF Tail Cap Antenna in F-94A Aircraft

Author(s): Sandusky, William F.
Corporate Author: Wright Air Development Center
Date of Publication: 1952-03
Report Number: WADC TR 52-70
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Review of Fundamentals, Circuits, General Characteristics, and Applications of Magnetic Amplifiers

Author(s): Hoh, Sigfried R.
Corporate Author: Wright Air Development Center
Date of Publication: 1952-03
Report Number: WADC TR 52-72
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Structural and Environmental Testing of Aero X61 Bomb Racks

Author(s): Winterhalter, Paul B.
Corporate Author: Wright Air Development Center
Date of Publication: 1952-04
Report Number: WADC TR 52-98
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Temperature And Altitude Tests Of Hemispheric Type Gunsights For Sight Line Deviations

Author(s): Krautmann, Leo W.
Corporate Author: Air Materiel Command Wright-Patterson Afb Oh Engineering Div
Date of Publication: 1952-04
Report Number: WADC TR 52-94
AD Number: AD0001127
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Single-Ended Phase Equalizers

Author(s): Levine, Daniel
Corporate Author: Aeronautical Systems Div Wright-Patterson AFB OH
Date of Publication: 1952-04
Report Number: WADC TR 52-91
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A Study of Mach One Wind Tunnels

Author(s): Barish, David T.
Corporate Author: Wright Air Development Center
Date of Publication: 1952-04
Report Number: WADC TR 52-88
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