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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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A Study Of The Possibility Of Reinforcing High-Temperature Alloys By Addition Of Refractory Powders

Author(s): Burney, John D.
Corporate Author: P. R. Mallory & Co. Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-05
Report Number: WADC TR 56-190
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Study And Development Of Magnetic Amplifier Controlled Servo Systems. Part IV. Diverse Topics: Magnetic Frequency Multipliers, Two Phase Servo, Relay Servo, Input Circuits, Coupling Networks

Author(s): Barker, R. C.
Corporate Author: Yale University
Laboratory: Flight Control Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-09
Report Number: WADC TR 56-199 Part 4
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Study And Development Of Magnetic Amplifier Controlled Servo Systems. Part V. Summary And Recommendations

Author(s): Barker, Richard Clark
Corporate Author: Yale University
Laboratory: Flight Control Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-12
Report Number: WADC TR 56-199 Part 5
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Coordination Polymers

Author(s): Fernelius, W. Conard
Corporate Author: The Pennsylvania State University
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-10
Report Number: WADC TR 56-203
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The Properties Of Constructional Metals As A Function Of Temperature ANd Strain Rate In Torsion

Author(s): Klier, E. P.
Corporate Author: Syracuse University
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-11
Report Number: WADC TR 56-216
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Study Of Rust-Inhibiting Compounds In Synthetic Greases By The Humidity Cabinet Method

Author(s): Schwenker, H.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-11
Report Number: WADC TR 56-229
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Performance Of Sandwich with Cores Of Foamed Silicone And Modified Polyester Resins At Elevated Temperatures And At High Humidity

Author(s): Setterholm, V. C.
Corporate Author: Forest Products Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-10
Report Number: WADC TR 56-230
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Evaluation Of Thin Iron Films As Sensitive Corrosion Indicators

Author(s): Roller, David
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-06
Report Number: WADC TR 56-237
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Tensile Strength Of Adhesive Bonds In Sandwich With Aluminum Facings And Aluminum Honeycomb Cores

Author(s): Setterholm, V. C.
Corporate Author: Forest Products Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-09
Report Number: WADC TR 56-239
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Summary Of Development And Evaluation Of Insulating Type Refractory Coatings

Author(s): Sklarew, S.
Corporate Author: Marquardt Aircraft Co.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-10
Report Number: WADC TR 56-250
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Polarographic Determination Of Gallium In Aluminum And Aluminum Alloys

Author(s): Houston, Charles D.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-09
Report Number: WADC TR 56-263
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Evaluation Of Designs And Materials For High Speed - High Temperature Shaft Seals For Turbojet Engine Applications

Author(s): Taschenberg, Ernest J.
Corporate Author: Koppers Company, Inc.
Laboratory: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-05
Report Number: WADC TR 56-267
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The Effect Of Stress On Microhardness

Author(s): Vitovec, F. H.
Corporate Author: University Of Minnesota
Date of Publication: 1956-08
Report Number: WADC TR 56-282
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A Study Of The Effects Of Chemicals On The Strength Of Nylon And Dacron Parachute Fabrics

Author(s): Cates, David M.
Corporate Author: School Of Textiles North Carolina State College
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-11
Report Number: WADC TR 56-288
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Effects Of Specimen Preparation On Fatigue

Author(s): Vitovec, Franz H.
Corporate Author: University Of Minnesota
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-08
Report Number: WADC TR 56-289
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Slip Damping Of Press-Fit Joints Under Linearly Varying Pressure

Author(s): Klumpp, J. H.
Corporate Author: University Of Minnesota
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-09
Report Number: WADC TR 56-291
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Investigation Of Hydrofluoric Acid As A Corrosion Inhibitor For Fuming Nitric Acids

Author(s): Keeler, M. J.
Corporate Author: Aerojet-General Corporation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-11
Report Number: WADC TR 56-310
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Stability Of Commercial Alpha-Beta Titanium Alloys

Author(s): Wruck, Donald A.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-08
Report Number: WADC TR 56-343
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A Sizing System For High Altitude Gloves

Author(s): Barter, James T.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-12
Report Number: WADC TR 56-599
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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: 1956-09
Report Number: WADC TR 52-184 Supplement 4
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Intermittent Stressing And Heating Tests Of Aircraft Structural Metals

Author(s): Guarnieri, G. J.
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-01
Report Number: WADC TR 53-24 Part 3
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Electrodeposition Of Titanium

Author(s): Schlechten, Albert W.
Corporate Author: Missouri School Of Mines And Metallurgy
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-03
Report Number: WADC TR 53-162 Part 3
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Foaming Characteristics Of Aircraft Oils

Author(s): Baum, George
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory and Propeller Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-05
Report Number: WADC TR 55-475
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Synthetic Rubbers From Carbon-Fluorine Compounds

Author(s): Dahlquist, Carl A.
Corporate Author: Minnesota Mining And Manufacturing Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-09
Report Number: WADC TR 52-197 Part 6
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Functional Application Of Anthropometric Data To The Design Of The workspace Of PPI Scope Operators

Author(s): Coakley, John D.
Corporate Author: Dunlap And Associates, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1956-07
Report Number: WADC TR 53-3
AD Number: AD0006164
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The Creep Properties Of Metals Under Intermittent Stressing And Heating Conditions, Part 5. Further Creep Results On Alclad 7075-T6 Aluminum Alloy And Consideration Of Analytical Procedures

Author(s): Daniels, N. H. G.
Corporate Author: University Of California
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-05
Report Number: WADC TR 53-336 Part 5
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Evaluation Of Dry Film Lubricants

Author(s): Rubin, Bernard
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-09
Report Number: WADC TR 53-466 Part 2
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Notch Sensitivity Of Heat-Resistant Alloys At Elevated Temperatures, Part 3. Final Data And Correlations

Author(s): Voorhees, Howard R.
Corporate Author: University Of Michigan
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-09
Report Number: WADC TR 54-175 Part 3
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Determination Of The Mechanism Of The Increase Of Viscosity Of Organosilicon Compounds At High Temperatures

Author(s): Ryskiewicz, Edward E.
Corporate Author: Stanford Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-10
Report Number: WADC TR 54-339 Part 2
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Elastomeric Polyphosphates

Author(s): Hubbard, R. A., II
Corporate Author: Rutgers University
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-05
Report Number: WADC TR 54-599 Part 2
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Investigation Into The Use Of Heterocyclic Compounds As Lubricant Additives

Author(s): Butler, George B.
Corporate Author: Peninsular Chemresearch, Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-02
Report Number: WADC TR 55-187 Part 2
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Investigations Of The Electrical And Physical Characteristics Of Aircraft Fuels

Author(s): Johnson, Richard E.
Corporate Author: Minneapolis-Honeywell Regulator Company Aeronautical Division
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-01
Report Number: WADC TR 55-219
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Study Of The Application Of An Electrolytic Tank To 3-dimensional Asymmetrical Bodies( As Applicable To Aircraft Icing )

Author(s): Torgeson, W. L.
Corporate Author: Research, Inc.
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-03
Report Number: WADC TR 55-354
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Relaxation Behavior Of Titanium Alloys

Author(s): Sticha, Ernest A.
Corporate Author: Crane Co.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-02
Report Number: WADC TR 55-458 Part 1
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Investigation Of Selected Chemically Altered Cotton Materials

Author(s): Hamilton, Earlana L.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-02
Report Number: WADC TR 55-508
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Review Of The Hypersonic Research Carried Out At Princeton University From 1949-1955

Author(s): Bogdonoff, S. M.
Corporate Author: James Forrestal Research Foundation, Princeton University
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-03
Report Number: WADC TR 55-211
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New High Temperature Intermetallic Materials, Part 4

Author(s): Silverman, Ronald
Corporate Author: American Electro Metal Corp.
Date of Publication: 1956-03
Report Number: WADC TR 53-190 Part 4
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Theory And Experiment In The Solution Of Structural Problems Of Supersonic Aircrafts

Author(s): Hoff, N. J.
Corporate Author: Polytechnic Institute Of Brooklyn
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-03
Report Number: WADC TR 55-291
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An Investigation Of The Interchange Of Tensile Creep For Compressive Creep. Part 1. Types 2024-T4 And 1100-0 Aluminum

Author(s): Salmassy, O. K.
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-03
Report Number: WADC TR 56-26 Part 1
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Simulation Study Of Control Of An Aircraft At Or Near The Absolute Ceiling

Author(s): Robinson, Alfred C.
Corporate Author: Flight Control Laboratory
Laboratory: Flight Control Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-03
Report Number: WADC TR 56-39
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Effect of knob arrangement on consumption of panel space

Author(s): Bradley, J. V.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-06
Report Number: WADC TR 56-202
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Mechanical Properties Of Polyester Laminates Reinforced With High Modulus Glass Fabric

Author(s): Werren, Fred
Corporate Author: Forest Products Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-09
Report Number: WADC TR 56-206
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Operating Instructions For Gear And Spline Lubricant Tester

Author(s): Sauter, Charles W.
Corporate Author: Western Gear Corporation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-10
Report Number: WADC TR 56-262
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An Investigation Of The Usefulness Of Electron Microscopy In The Study Of Titanium-Alloy Structures

Author(s): Holden, Frank C.
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-10
Report Number: WADC TR 56-269
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Design And Testing Of An Axisymmetric Hypersonic Nozzle For A Low Density Wind Tunnel


Corporate Author: University of California
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-08
Report Number: WADC TR 56-341
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Polymer Evaluation Handbook

Author(s): Adams, C. H.
Corporate Author: Monsanto Chemical Company
Date of Publication: 1956-11
Report Number: WADC TR 56-399
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Elementary Statistical Approach To Microbiological Research

Author(s): Mahan, James L.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-09
Report Number: WADC TR 56-431
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Investigatiion Of The Effects Of Molecular Weight, Chain Branching And Irradiation On Polyethylene With Regard To Shelf Life In Bottles

Author(s): Pinsky, Jules
Corporate Author: Plax Corporation
Date of Publication: 1956-09
Report Number: WADC TR 53-133 Part 3
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Evaluation of Fungus Resistance of Cotton Thread Treated With Selected Fungicidal Formulations. Supplement 1. Statistical Analysis Of Data

Author(s): Rose, Arthur
Corporate Author: Applied Science Laboratories
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-10
Report Number: WADC TR 56-480 Supplement 1
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Study Of The Feasibility Of Coating Magnesium With High-purity Aluminum

Author(s): Powell, C. F.
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-11
Report Number: WADC TR 56-405
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