Contrails
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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Preliminary Investigation Of Hyper Environments And Methods Of Simulation. Part I: Natural And Induced Environments Above 75,000 Feet

Author(s): R. A. Di Taranto & J. J. Lamb
Corporate Author: Radio Corporation Of America
Laboratory: Wright Air Development Center
Date of Publication: 1957-07
Report Number: WADC TR 57-456 Part 1
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Corrosion And Ignition Of Titanium Alloys In Fuming Nitric Acid

Author(s): Rittenhouse, John B.; Stolica, Nicholas D.; Vango, Stephen P.; Whittick, Julia S.; Mason, David M.
Corporate Author: California Institute Of Technology Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-02
Report Number: WADC TR 56-414
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Investigation Of The Effects Of Hot-cold Work On The Properties Of Molybdenum Alloys

Author(s): Semchysen, M.; Barr, Robert Q.
Corporate Author: Climax Molybdenum Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-01
Report Number: WADC TR 56-454
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Interrelation of fatigue cracking, damping and notch sensitivity

Author(s): Demer, L. J.
Corporate Author: University of Minnesota
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-03
Report Number: WADC TR 56-408
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Infrared spectra of cyclopentamethylenedialkyl silanes in the 2-35 micron region

Author(s): Oshesky, Gordon D.; Bentley, Freeman F.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-02
Report Number: WADC TR 56-434
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Factors Affecting the Fluidity and Hot Cracking of Magnesium Alloys

Author(s): Taylor, Howard F.; Flemings, Merton C.
Corporate Author: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-01
Report Number: WADC TR 56-453
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Preparation and Polymerization of perfluoroalkylpropenyl ketones

Author(s): Rauch, D. A.; Coleman, L. E.; Lovelass, A. M.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-03
Report Number: WADC TR 56-492
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Spectrographic Analysis of Solid Titanium

Author(s): Winstead, Jack A.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-05
Report Number: WADC TR 56-500
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Preparation and Polymerization of some Fluoroalkylmethylcyclosiloxanes

Author(s): Stump, Eugene C.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-05
Report Number: WADC TR 56-493
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Constitutional and Aging Characteristics of Magnesium-Thorium and Magnesium-Thorium Ternary Alloys

Author(s): Tamamoto, Albert S.; Klimek, Edmund J.; Rostoker, William
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Date of Publication: 1957-02
Report Number: WADC TR 56-411
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Comfort Evaluation of a Form-fitting High Altitude Helmet

Author(s): Alexander, Milton; Hertzberg, H. T. E.
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-02
Report Number: WADC TR 56-404
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Development of ZM41 magnesium sheet alloy

Author(s): H. A. Johnson and R. D. Masteller
Corporate Author: Wrighton Air Development Center
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-09
Report Number: WADC TR 56-415
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Research On Room Temperature Curing Structural Adhesives For Metals

Author(s): Roy H. Moult
Corporate Author: Koppers Company Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-04
Report Number: WADC TR 56-410
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Neutron Induced Radioactivities In If-6 In-Flight Food Packets

Author(s): Robert P. Epple
Corporate Author: Tracerlab inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-01
Report Number: WADC TR 56-433
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Determining Air Reactions On Moving Vehicles. Part I. Methods of Free Ballistics

Author(s): M. Z. Krzywoblocki
Corporate Author: University of Chicago
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-06
Report Number: WADC TR 56-51 Part 1
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A Statistical Method for the Extraction of Stability Parameters from Flight-Test Data

Author(s): Meredith N. Springer
Corporate Author: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-12
Report Number: WADC TN 57-408
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Development Of High-Strength Filler Wires For Welding SAE 4130, 4140, And 4340 Steels

Author(s): Herbert W. Mishler, Raeman P. Sopher
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-04
Report Number: WADC TR 56-550
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Development Of New Mechanisms And Techniques For Obtaining Steels In The Ultrahigh Strength Range

Author(s): Damian Gullotti; Erwin Eichen; Joseph W. Spretnak
Corporate Author: The Ohio State University Research Foundation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-05
Report Number: WADC TR 56-555
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Development Of Friction-Seal Materials For High Temperature - High Speed Operation

Author(s): Peter F. Mataich
Corporate Author: Horizons Incorporated
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-02
Report Number: WADC TR 56-579
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The Effect Of Various Heat Treatment Cycles Upon The Mechanical Properties Of Titanium Alloys With Various Interstitial Levels

Author(s): Benjamin F. Hadley; G. William Bauer; Dillon Evers
Corporate Author: Mallory-Sharon Titanium Corporation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-03
Report Number: WADC TR 56-580
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Photochemical Synthesis Of Organic Fluorine Compounds

Author(s): Joseph D. Park; John R. Lacher
Corporate Author: Department Of Chemistry, University Of Colorado
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-11
Report Number: WADC TR 56-590 Part 1
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Studies Of Factors Affecting Thermal Stability Of Titanium-Base Alloys

Author(s): Frank C. Holden; Horace R. Ogden; Robert I. Jaffee
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-02
Report Number: WADC TR 56-597
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Metrical Relations Among Dimensions Of The Head And Face

Author(s): Edmund Churchill; Bruce Truett
Corporate Author: Antioch College
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-06
Report Number: WADC TR 56-621
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High Temperature Protective Coatings For Magnesium

Author(s): Clyde R. Fitzgibbon; Edward H. Miller; Milton A. Glaser
Corporate Author: Midland Industrial Finishes Company, Waukegan, Illinois
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-04
Report Number: WADC TR 56-622
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Research On Intermetallic Containers For Melting Titanium

Author(s): William B. Crandall; Carl H. McMurtry; Daniel D. Button
Corporate Author: State University Of New York College Of Ceramics At Alfred University
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-02
Report Number: WADC TR 56-633
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Evaluation Of Five Types Of Containers For Jettisonable Fiberglass Fuel Tanks

Author(s): T. B. Heebink
Corporate Author: Forest Products Laboratory, Forest Service, United States Department Of Agriculture
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-05
Report Number: WADC TR 56-647
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A Study Of Hot Pressing Of Beryllia Rocket Nozzles

Author(s): Chester A. Bielawski, Theodore M. Harkulich And Russell E. Long
Corporate Author: The Brush Beryllium Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-05
Report Number: WADC TR 57-32
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Airframe Lubricants

Author(s): None Given
Corporate Author: Airframe Lubricants Group Of The Aircraft Lubricants Division, Coordinating Research Council, Inc
Laboratory: Materials LaboratoryMaterials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-05
Report Number: WADC TR 57-36 Part 1
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Heat Capacities Of Synthetic Engine Oils And Lubricants

Author(s): Hyman Marcus
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-04
Report Number: WADC TR 57-38
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Ceramic Reinforced Alloys And Plated Cermets

Author(s): M. T. Curran, R. P. Riegert, R. K. Francis, R. S. Truesdale And J. R. Tinklepaugh
Corporate Author: The New York State College Of Ceramics
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-05
Report Number: WADC TR 57-39
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Evaluation Of The Twist Lock Container

Author(s): Warren C. Hypes
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-03
Report Number: WADC TR 57-51
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Polymerization Studies On Monomers And Evaluation Of Derivative Polymers

Author(s): Faber B. Jones; Cherie A. Lichtenwalter; Palmer B. Stickney; Randall G. Heiligmann
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-10
Report Number: WADC TR 57-110
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Determination Of The Shear Stability Of Various Aircraft Lubricating Greases By The High Temperature Shell Roll Tester

Author(s): Donald T.Kjerland, 2d LT, USAF
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-04
Report Number: WADC TR 57-113
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The Safety Of Aircraft Structures

Author(s): A. M. Freudenthal
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-07
Report Number: WADC TR 57-131
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Mechanical Proporties Of 422-J Bacfoam Core For Sandwich Construction

Author(s): P. M. Jenkinson and E. W. Kuenzi
Corporate Author: Forest Products Laboratory, Forest Service; U.S. Department of Agriculture
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-04
Report Number: WADC TR 57-132
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A Study Of Graded Cermet Components For High Temperature Turbine Applications

Author(s): Henry W. Lawendel, Claus G. Goetzel
Corporate Author: Sintercast Corporation Of America
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-08
Report Number: WADC TR 57-135
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Development Of Thermally Stable Silicon Containing Resins

Author(s): L. W. Breed, Fred Baiocchi, Howard W. Christie
Corporate Author: Midwest Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-05
Report Number: WADC TR 57-143
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Effect Of Processing Variables On Fracture And Disc-Bursting Characteristics Of Four High Temperature Materials

Author(s): Richard Sakamoto
Corporate Author: Small Aircraft Engine Department General Electric Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-05
Report Number: WADC TR 57-154
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The Effects Of Nuclear Radiation On Military Specification Paints

Author(s): Lloyd A. Horrocks
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-11
Report Number: WADC TR 57-186
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Estimation Of The Mass Of Body Segments

Author(s): James T. Barter
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-04
Report Number: WADC TR 57-260
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Reseach And Development Leading To The Establishment Of Ultrasonic Test Standards For Aircraft Materials

Author(s): A.D. Guinn, R.D. McKown, J.C. Folz, W.C. Hitt
Corporate Author: Ultrasonic Testing & Research Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-10
Report Number: WADC TR 57-268
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Effects Of Variations In Control Deadspace And Gain On Tracking Performance

Author(s): Marty R. Rockway
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-09
Report Number: WADC TR 57-326
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Topological Network Theory

Author(s): A. Nerode and H. Shank
Corporate Author: System Research, University Of Chicago
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-11
Report Number: WADC TR 57-424
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Stabilization Of Computer Circuits

Author(s): E. Hochfeld
Corporate Author: System Research, University Of Chicago
Laboratory: Aeronautical Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-11
Report Number: WADC TR 57-425
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Investigation Of The Effects Of Incongruous Elements And The Interaction Effects Of These Elements On High Temperature Strength Of Fe-Co-Ni-Cr alloys

Author(s): J. H. Sye, T. L. Robertshaw, F. M. Richmond
Corporate Author: Universal-Cyclops Steel Corporation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-12
Report Number: WADC TR 57-426
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Height-Weight Sizing And Fit Test Of A Cutaway G-Suit, Type CSU-3/P

Author(s): Irvin Emanuel; Milton Alexander
Corporate Author: Aero Medical Laboratory
Laboratory: Aero Medical Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-07
Report Number: WADC TR 57-432
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Design Data On Biaxial Forces Developed In Parachute Fabrics

Author(s): Jan G. Krizik, Ebrahim Victory, Joseph F. Cheatham, Stanley Backer
Corporate Author: Textile Division, Mechanical Engineering Department, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-12
Report Number: WADC TR 57-443
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Intermittent Stressing And Heating Tests Of Aircraft Structural Metals

Author(s): John Salvaggi
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-05
Report Number: WADC TR 53-24 Part 4
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Stability Of Jet Turbine Fuels, Part 4. Thermal And Oxidative Stability

Author(s): Harry B. Minor; Alan C. Nixon; Roy E. Thorpe
Corporate Author: Shell Development Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-02
Report Number: WADC TR 53-63 Part 4
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Study Of Effects Of Alloying Elements On The Weldability Of Titanium Sheet

Author(s): John F. Rudy; Joseph B. Mcandrew; Harry Schwartzbart
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation, Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-03
Report Number: WADC TR 53-230 Part 3
AD Number: AD0118135
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