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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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Research On Boron Polymers. Part II. Polymer Studies

Author(s): William L. Ruigh; Charles E. Erickson; Frank Gunderloy; Michael Sedlak
Corporate Author: Rutgers University
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-05
Report Number: WADC TR 55-26 Part 2
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Investigation Of Compressive-Creep Properties Of Aluminum Columns At Elevated Temperatures, Part 3. Comparisons With Other Metals

Author(s): R. L. Carlson; G. K. Manning
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-05
Report Number: WADC TR 52-251 Part 3
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High Strength Epon Laminates

Author(s): Frank C. Hopper
Corporate Author: Shell Development Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-04
Report Number: WADC TR 52-5 Supplement 3
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Investigation Of The Metallurgical Characteristics Of The 36% Aluminum Titanium-Base Alloy

Author(s): J. B. Mcandrew; D. J. Mcpherson
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation, Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-01
Report Number: WADC TR 53-182 Part 2
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Study Of Effects Of Alloying Elements On The Weldability Of Titanium Sheet

Author(s): Herbert M. Meyer
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation, Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-06
Report Number: WADC TR 53-230 Part 2
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Evaluation Of High Strength Weldable Titanium-Base Alloys

Author(s): C. Robert Lillie
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation, Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-12
Report Number: WADC TR 54-547
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Thermal Conductivity And Heat Capacity Of Molten Materials Part 6. The Thermal Conductivity Of Beryllium Oxide From 40? To 750?c

Author(s): D. A. Ditmars; D. C. Ginnings
Corporate Author: National Bureau Of Standards
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-10
Report Number: WADC TR 53-201 Part 6
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Development Of A Substitute Or Improvement Of Chromium Electrodeposits

Author(s): Jesse E. Stareck; Edgar J. Seyb, Jr.; Angelo C. Tulumello
Corporate Author: United Chromium, Incorporated
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-03
Report Number: WADC TR 53-271 Part 2
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Development Of Molybdenum Nozzle Blades

Author(s): D. V. Doane
Corporate Author: Climax Molybdenum Company Of Michigan
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-04
Report Number: WADC TR 55-96
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Development Of A Heat-Resistant Foamed-In-Place Low-Density Silicone Resin Core Material

Author(s): Donald E. Weyer; James R. Russell; Kenneth R. Hoffman
Corporate Author: Dow Corning Corporation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-01
Report Number: WADC TR 53-146 Supplement 1
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Development Of Nondestructive Tests For Structural Adhesive Bonds, Part 3. Mechanical Impedance Technique, "Stub-Meter'

Author(s): J. S. Arnold
Corporate Author: Stanford Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-04
Report Number: WADC TR 54-231 Part 3
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Research On Boron Polymers. Literature Survey

Author(s): William Ruigh; Charles E. Erickson
Corporate Author: Rutgers University
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-03
Report Number: WADC TR 55-26 Part 1
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Literature Survey Of Low Molecular Weight Polynuclear Aromatic Compounds

Author(s): Charles F. Raley, Jr.
Corporate Author: Southwest Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-05
Report Number: WADC TR 55-90
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Asbestos Fiber Reinforced Plastic Laminates

Author(s): Conrad C. Spatz
Corporate Author: Johns-Manville Corporation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-11
Report Number: WADC TR 55-186
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Investigation Into The Use Of Heterocyclic Compounds As Lubricant Additives

Author(s): George B. Butler, O. Lee Gordon And Louis A. Haynes
Corporate Author: Peninsular Chemresearch, Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-08
Report Number: WADC TR 55-187
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Silicone Interlayer Material Program

Author(s): Keith E. Polmanteer, Francis J. Campbell and Jack Fenner
Corporate Author: Dow Corning Corporation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-06
Report Number: WADC TR 55-189
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Basic Factors In The Formation And Stability Of Non-Soap Lubricating Greases

Author(s): G. J. Young, John J. Chessick, David Chu, Albert C. Zettlemoyer, Edward Borger, And A. Ulincy
Corporate Author: Lehigh University
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-12
Report Number: WADC TR 55-240
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Tensile, Fracture, And Short Time Creep Properties Of Aircraft-Structural Materials At Very High Temperatures After Rapid Heating

Author(s): J. Robert Kattus And Clifford L. Dotson
Corporate Author: Southern Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-12
Report Number: WADC TR 55-391
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Relation Of Inclusions To The Fatigue Properties Of SAE 4340 Steel

Author(s): H. N. Cummings; F. B. Stulen; W. C. Schulte
Corporate Author: Curtiss-Wright Corporation Popeller Division, Caldwell
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-10
Report Number: WADC TR 55-456
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Heat Resistant Polyester Laminating Resins

Author(s): William Cummings; Fred J. Foster; Robert G. Nelb
Corporate Author: United States Rubber Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-05
Report Number: WADC TR 53-371 Part 2
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Preliminary Microscopic Studies of Cermets at High Temperatures

Author(s): Montgomery, Earl T.; Shevlin, Thomas S.
Corporate Author: Ohio State University Research Foundation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-04
Report Number: WADC TR 53-33 Part1
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The Effect of Prior Creep on the Mechanical Properties of Alclad 2024-T3 Aluminum Alloy Sheet

Author(s): Clarke E. Beck
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-09
Report Number: WADC TN 55-49
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Tensile Properties Of Aircraft Structural Metals At Various Rates Of Loading After Rapid Heating

Author(s): Dotson, Cliford L.; Kattus, J. Robert
Corporate Author: Southern Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-08
Report Number: WADC TR 55-199 Part 1
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Development Of Brazing Alloys For Joining Heat Resistant Alloys

Author(s): Forbes M. Miller, Homer S. Gonser, Robert L. Peaslee
Corporate Author: Wall Colmonoy Corporation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-07
Report Number: WADC TR 55-213
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Investigation Of Nickel Base Precipitation Hardening Alloys

Author(s): David I. Sinizer
Corporate Author: National Research Corporation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-09
Report Number: WADC TR 55-218
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An Investigation Of Various Properties Of Nickel Aluminide, Part 3. Investigation Of The Intermetallic Compounds Of Aluminum

Author(s): W. H. Herz
Corporate Author: American Electro Metal Corporation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-04
Report Number: WADC TR 52-291 Part 3
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Packaging Requirements For Bearings, Part 16. The Effect Of Exposure On Glass Packs Containing Steel Rollers In Various Preservatives Or Greases And In Atmospheres Of Air Or Nitrogen (Series V)

Author(s): V. W. Meloche; A. Frisque
Corporate Author: Forest Products Laboratory, United States Department Of Agriculture
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-02
Report Number: WADC TR 53-38 Part 16
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Behavior Of Brittle-State Materials

Author(s): O. K. Salmassy; W. H. Duckworth; A. D. Schivope
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-06
Report Number: WADC TR 53-50 Part 1
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Behavior Of Brittle-State Materials

Author(s): Omar K. Salmassy; Edward G. Bodine; Winston H. Duckworth; George K. Manning
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-06
Report Number: WADC TR 53-50 Part 2
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Stability Of Jet Turbine Fuels In Storage

Author(s): Charles A. Cole; Harry B. Minor; Alan C. Nixon; Thurston Skei; Roy E. Thorpe
Corporate Author: Shell Development Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-02
Report Number: WADC TR 53-63 Part 2
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Development And Evaluation Of High Temperature Greases

Author(s): Edward A. Swakon; Cecil G. Brannen
Corporate Author: Standard Oil Company (Indiana)
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-03
Report Number: WADC TR 53-83 Part 2
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Development And Evaluation Of High Temperature Greases

Author(s): Edward A. Swakon
Corporate Author: Standard Oil Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-07
Report Number: WADC TR 53-83 Part 3
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A Study Of The Rain Erosion Of Plastics And Metals

Author(s): Roy R. Lapp; Raymond H. Stutzman; Norman E. Wahl
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-05
Report Number: WADC TR 53-185 Part 2
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Mechanism Of Rain Erosion, Part 5. Further Studies Of Cavitation In Liquid Drops On Impact

Author(s): Olive G. Engel
Corporate Author: National Bureau Of Standards
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-03
Report Number: WADC TR 53-192 Part 5
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Chromium-Base Alloys

Author(s): Haruo Kato; Earl T. Hayes
Corporate Author: U. S. Bureau Of Mines
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-04
Report Number: WADC TR 53-272 Part 2
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Dimensional Stability Of Plastic Molding Compounds

Author(s): Bruce G. Heebink; Waldemar G. Youngquist
Corporate Author: Forest Products Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-05
Report Number: WADC TR 55-37
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Grease Lubrication Of High Speed Anti-Friction Bearings

Author(s): John B. Accinelli And Charles R. Greene
Corporate Author: Shell Development Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-07
Report Number: WADC TR 55-102 Part 1
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Research On The Flammability Characteristics Of Aircraft Fuels

Author(s): G. W. Jones; M. G. Zabetakis; G. S. Scott; A. L. Furno
Corporate Author: United States Department Of The Interior
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-02
Report Number: WADC TR 52-35 Supplement 3
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Summary Of Research By Forest Products Laboratory On Sandwich Construction For Aircraft

Author(s): Donald G. Coleman
Corporate Author: Forest Products Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-02
Report Number: WADC TR 52-184 Supplement 2
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Synthetic Rubbers From Carbon-Flourine Compounds

Author(s): F. A. Bovey
Corporate Author: Minnesota Mining And Manufacturing Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-01
Report Number: WADC TR 52-197 Part 4
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Study Of The Systems Tic-Sic-B4c And Tic-Vc-Zrc

Author(s): Oliver E. Accountius; Robert F. Stoops; Howard E. Konrad; Harold M. Greenhouse; Clinton C. Mcbride
Corporate Author: The Ohio State University Research Foundation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-03
Report Number: WADC TR 53-287
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High-Temperature Antioxidants For Synthetic Base Oils, Part 5. Evaluation Of Additives, Synthesis Of New Compounds, And Mechanism Studies

Author(s): James W. Cole, Jr.; Gordon P. Brown; A. Chandler Schmalz
Corporate Author: University Of Virginia
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-03
Report Number: WADC TR 53-293 Part 5
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Density And Viscosity Of Molten Materials, Part 2. Application Of Hoeppler, Andrade, And Piezoelectric Crystal Viscometers For Viscosity Measurement

Author(s): Joseph W. Sausvlle
Corporate Author: University Of Cincinnati
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-02
Report Number: WADC TR 53-308 Part 2
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Density And Viscosity Of Molten Materials, Part 3. Summary Of Viscosity Measurements September 1953 To August 1954

Author(s): Curtis C. Beusman
Corporate Author: University Of Cincinnati
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-05
Report Number: WADC TR 53-308 Part 3
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Organo-Metallic And Organo-Metalloidal High-Temperature Lubricants And Related Materials

Author(s): Henry Gilman; Richard D. Gorsich
Corporate Author: Iowa State College
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-04
Report Number: WADC TR 53-426 Part 2
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Preparation Of Homogeneous Oxygen Bearing Iodide Titanium Specimens

Author(s): Rodger D. Veneklasen
Corporate Author: National Research Corporation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-02
Report Number: WADC TR 53-465
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Effects Of Fabric Finish And Wet Exposure On Strength Properties Of Glass-Cloth Polyester Laminates

Author(s): Fred Werren
Corporate Author: Forest Products Laboratory, U. S. Department Of Agriculture
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-03
Report Number: WADC TR 53-483
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Effect Of Strain Rate On The Tensile Properties Of Sae 4340 Steel

Author(s): Richard F. Klinger
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-02
Report Number: WADC TR 53-507
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Studies And Experimental Investigations On The Flash Welding Of Alloyed Steels

Author(s): Ernest F. Nippes; Warren F. Savage; Gordon Grotke; Salvatore M. Robelotto
Corporate Author: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-04
Report Number: WADC TR 54-97 Part 2
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Evaluation Of Materials For Gunsighting Domes, Part 2. Long Time Tensile Strength Evaluation

Author(s): Charles R. Frownfelter; Duane C. Shearer
Corporate Author: Goodyear Aircraft Corporation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-10
Report Number: WADC TR 54-128 Part 2
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