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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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Refractory Materials For Use In High-Temperature Areas Of Aircraft

Author(s): Thielke, Norman R.
Corporate Author: The Pennsylvania State College
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-01
Report Number: WADC TR 53-9
AD Number: AD0009729
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Packaging Requirements For Bearings, Part 17. The Performance Of Tin Cans Containing Two Antifriction Bearings Per Can With Various Inner Packaging

Author(s): Stern, R. K.
Corporate Author: Forest Products Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-10
Report Number: WADC TR 53-38 Part 17
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Packaging Requirements For Bearings, Part 19. Performance Of Tin Cans Containing Antifriction Bearings And Various Greases And Preservatives

Author(s): Stern, R. K.
Corporate Author: U. S. Forest Products Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-07
Report Number: WADC TR 53-38 Part 19
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Packaging Requirements For Bearings, Part 20. Antifriction Bearing Can Packages Subiected To Cyclic Exposure And 120 Days Of Storage

Author(s): Stern, R. K.
Corporate Author: U. S. Forest Products Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-07
Report Number: WADC TR 53-38 Part 20
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Titanium Alloys For Analytical Standards

Author(s): Lownie, H. W., Jr.
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Lnstitute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-05
Report Number: WADC TR 53-101
AD Number: AD0015926
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Development Of Glass Color Standards

Author(s): Hellige, H. C.
Corporate Author: Hellige, Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-04
Report Number: WADC TR 53-112
AD Number: AD0012968
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The Effect Of Specimen Surface As A Discontinuity In Fatigue Phenomena

Author(s): Vitovec, F. H.
Corporate Author: University Of Minnesota
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-09
Report Number: WADC TR 53-167
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Mechanism Of Rain Erosion, Part 1. Impact Pressure In Solid-Liquid Sphere Collisions

Author(s): Engel, Olive G.
Corporate Author: National Bureau Of Standards
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-07
Report Number: WADC TR 53-192 Part 1
AD Number: AD0016855
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Mechanism Of Rain Erosion, Part 3. Mechanism Studies On Plastics And Metals

Author(s): Engel, Olive G.
Corporate Author: National Bureau Of Standards
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-12
Report Number: WADC TR 53-192 Part 3
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Development Work On Lubricants For Aircraft Turbine Engines

Author(s): Klaus, E. Erwin
Corporate Author: The Pennsylvania State College
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-05
Report Number: WADC TR 53-25
AD Number: AD0014762
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Development Of A Heat-Resistant Foamed-In-Place Low-Density Silicon Resin Core Material

Author(s): Hoffman, Kenneth R.
Corporate Author: Dow Corning Corporation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-12
Report Number: WADC TR 53-146
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Poisson's Ratio Of Aircraft Sheet Materials For Large Strains

Author(s): Goodman, Stanley
Corporate Author: National Bureau Of Standards
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-06
Report Number: WADC TR 53-7
AD Number: AD0015849
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Effect Of Mean Stress On The Fatigue Life Of Alclad 24s-T3 And Alclad 75s-T6 Aluminum Alloy

Author(s): Wilks, I. Edward
Corporate Author: National Bureau Of Standards
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-06
Report Number: WADC TR 53-40
AD Number: AD0016068
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Determination Of Oxygen And Hydrogen In Inert Gases

Author(s): Bowman, Robert E.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-05
Report Number: WADC TR 53-67
AD Number: AD0014066
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Mechanism of Rain Erosion. Part 2. A Critical Review of Erosion by Water Drop Impact

Author(s): Engel, Olive G.
Corporate Author: National Bureau Of Standards
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-08
Report Number: WADC TR 53-192 Part 2
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The Catalytic Oxidation Of Ammonia, An Experimental Study

Author(s): Marcus, Hyman
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-02
Report Number: WADC TR 53-32
AD Number: AD0012017
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Electron Microscope And Electron Diffraction Study Of Optically Transparent Electrically Conducting Coatings On Glass And Acrylic Plastic

Author(s): Szawlewicz, Stanley A.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-03
Report Number: WADC TR 53-44
AD Number: AD0007439
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WADC Magnesium Symposium Held On 24 February 1953

Author(s): Johnson, Henry A.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-03
Report Number: WADC TR 53-405
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Development Of A Practical Laboratory Procedure To Be Used In Evaluating The Forming Qualities Of Plastic Sheet Materials

Author(s): Kaar, Paul H.
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation, Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-09
Report Number: WADC TR 53-19
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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: United States Department Of Agriculture
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-12
Report Number: WADC TR 52-185 Supplement 1
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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: 1953-10
Report Number: WADC TR 52-184 Supplement 1
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Polynuclear Aromatic Compounds For High Temperature Lubricants

Author(s): Raley, Charles F., Jr.
Corporate Author: Southivest Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-02
Report Number: WADC TR 53-337 Part 2
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Review Of Previous Work On Short-Time Tests For Predicting Fatigue Properties Of Materials

Author(s): Vitovec, Franz H.
Corporate Author: University Of Minnesota
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-08
Report Number: WADC TR 53-122
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Fatigue Properties Of Extruded Magnesium Alloy Zk 60 Under Various Combinations Of Alternating And Mean Axial Stresses

Author(s): Blatherwick, A. A.
Corporate Author: University Of Minnesota
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-08
Report Number: WADC TR 53-181
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Low-Temperature Lubricating Engine Oil Additives

Author(s): Gavlin, Gilbert
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation, Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-04
Report Number: WADC TR 53-11
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The Influence Of Temperature And Rate Of Strain On The Properties Of Metals In Torsion

Author(s): Work, C. E.
Corporate Author: University Of Illinois
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-02
Report Number: WADC TR 53-10
AD Number: AD0003634
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Study Of Hard Coating For Aluminum Alloys

Author(s): Gillig, F. G.
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-05
Report Number: WADC TR 53-151
AD Number: AD0014005
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Study Of Hard Coating For Aluminum Alloys

Author(s): Gillig, F. J.
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-10
Report Number: WADC TR 53-151 Supplement 1
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Titanium Phase Diagrams

Author(s): Kessler, Harold D.
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation, Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-11
Report Number: WADC TR 52-335
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Effects Of Damping Constants And Stress Distribution On The Resonance Response Of Members

Author(s): Lazan, B. J.
Corporate Author: University Of Minnesota
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-12
Report Number: WADC TR 52-320
AD Number: AD0003566
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Air Permeability Of Parachute Cloths

Author(s): La Vier, H. W. S.
Corporate Author: Georgia Lnstitute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-08
Report Number: WADC TR 52-283 Part 2
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A Preliminary Investigation On The Effects Of Surface Treatments On The Fatigue Strength Of Titanium Alloys Ti-L5oa And Rc-130b

Author(s): Adenstedt, Heinrich K.
Corporate Author: Material Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-02
Report Number: WADC TR 52-202
AD Number: AD0010903
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Synthetic Rubbers From Carbon-Fluorine Compounds

Author(s): Bovey, F. A.
Corporate Author: Minnesota Mining And Manufacturing Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-09
Report Number: WADC TR 52-197 Part 3
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Post-molding Shrinkage Characteristics Of Some Thermosetting Plastic Molding Materials

Author(s): Marshall, Steven T.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-05
Report Number: WADC TR 52-142
AD Number: AD0013772
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Investigation Of Axial Loading Fatigue Properties Of Heat Resistant Alloy N-155 Part 2. An Exploratory Investigation Of The Effect Of Temperature, Time, And Stress On Fracture Characteristics And Metallographic Structure Of N-155 And Hardness Of N-155 And

Author(s): De Money, Fred W.
Corporate Author: University Of Minnesota
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-02
Report Number: WADC TR 52-226 Part 2
AD Number: AD0016377
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Investigation Of Axial Loading Fatigue Properties Of Heat-Resistant Alloy N-155

Author(s): Lazan, B. J.
Corporate Author: University Of Minnesota
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-03
Report Number: WADC TR 52-226 Part 1
AD Number: AD0008137
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Magnesium Alloy Research

Author(s): Jones, A.
Corporate Author: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-10
Report Number: WADC TR 53-113
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Electrodeposition Of Titanium

Author(s): Schlechten, Albert W.
Corporate Author: Missouri School Of Mlnes And Metallurgy
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-09
Report Number: WADC TR 53-162 Part 1
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Development Of A Nondestructive Test For Evaluation Of Adhesion Of Electrodeposits On Steel As In Silver-Plated Aircraft Bearings

Author(s): Walters, Arch L
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-11
Report Number: WADC TR 53-218
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Development Of Plastic Expanded Pellet-Type Core Material For Sandwich Construction

Author(s): Golladay, Arthur Derr
Corporate Author: Golladay Aeronatical Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-12
Report Number: WADC TR 53-327
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High-Temperature Properties Of Four Low-Alloy Steels For Jet-Engine Turbine Wheels

Author(s): Zonder, Arthur
Corporate Author: University Of Michigan
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-11
Report Number: WADC TR 53-277 Part 1
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Nontoxic Solvent For Cleaning Aircraft Engines At Extremely Low Temperatures

Author(s): Berkeley, Bernard
Corporate Author: Foster D. Snell, Incorporated
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-11
Report Number: WADC TR 53-147
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Powder-Fabricated Magnesium Alloys, Part 2. Large-Scale Extrusion Of Zk60a Alloy Powder

Author(s): Johnson, H. A.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-01
Report Number: WADC TR 53-18 Part 2
AD Number: AD0012206
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Development And Evaluation Of High-Temperature Greases

Author(s): Brannen, Cecil. G.
Corporate Author: Standard Oil Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-07
Report Number: WADC TR 53-83
AD Number: AD0016746
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Evaluation Of Experimental Wool And Synthetic Blends In Air Force Velour Overcoat Material

Author(s): Roberts, Ormond J.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-11
Report Number: WADC TR 53-444
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Fatigue Prediction By Means Of The Cyclograph

Author(s): Cavanaghi, R. L.
Corporate Author: Ontario Research Foundation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-11
Report Number: WADC TR 53-184
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Effect Of Strain Rate On The Mechanical Properties Of Titanium-Base Materials

Author(s): Luster, D. R.
Corporate Author: Rem-Cru Titanium, Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-09
Report Number: WADC TR 53-71
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Development Of A Fatigue Damage Indicator, Part 1. Preliminary Investigation

Author(s): Howard, Darnley M.
Corporate Author: National Bureau Of Standards
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-12
Report Number: WADC TR 53-393 Part 1
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Synthetic Lubricants

Author(s): McCready, D. W.
Corporate Author: Engineering Research Institute, University Of Michigan
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-06
Report Number: WADC TR 53-45
AD Number: AD0015927
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Foamed-In-Place Plastic Sandwich Construction, Metal Faced

Author(s): Duplaga, E.
Corporate Author: Goodyear Aircraft Corporation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-07
Report Number: WADC TR 53-72
AD Number: AD0015928
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