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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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Lubrication Of Titanium

Author(s): Fatica, Nicholas
Corporate Author: Clevite Research Center, Division Of Clevite Corporation, Cleveland, Ohio
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-05
Report Number: WADC TR 57-61 Part 2
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Development And Evaluation Of Webbing Made From Nylon "6"

Author(s): Neff, Russell J.
Corporate Author: Phoenix Trimming Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-03
Report Number: WADC TR 57-538
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Airframe Lubricants Part II. Development Of A Laboratory Technique For Determining Rust-Preventive Properties Of Lubricating Greases


Corporate Author: Airframe Lubricants Group, Coordinating Research Council, Inc
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-07
Report Number: WADC TR 57-36 Part 2
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Mechanism Of Rain Erosion, Part 12. Pits In Metals Caused By Collision With Liquid Drops

Author(s): Engel, Olive G.
Corporate Author: National Bureau Of Standards
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-07
Report Number: WADC TR 53-192 Part 12
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The Effect Of Metals On Lubricants

Author(s): Christian, John B.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-12
Report Number: WADC TR 54-576 Part 4
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Fluids, Lubricants, Fuels And Related Materials

Author(s): Klaus, E. Erwin
Corporate Author: Petroleum Refining Laboratory, Pennsylvania State University
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-06
Report Number: WADC TR 55-30 Part 6
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Effects Of Gamma Radiation On Aircraft Transparent Materials

Author(s): Schmidt, Donald L.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-05
Report Number: WADC TR 56-557 Part 2
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Development Of White Heat Resistant And White Anti-Static Rain Erosion Resistant Coatings

Author(s): Vogelsang, George K.
Corporate Author: Gates Engineering Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-01
Report Number: WADC TR 57-158 Part 3
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Nuclear Radiation Resistant Turbine Engine Lubricants

Author(s): Matuszak, Alfred H.
Corporate Author: Esso Research and Engineering Company Products Research Division
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-07
Report Number: WADC TR 57-255 Part 2
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Evaluation Of Structural Metal Bonding Adhesives For Bonding Glass-Fabric Laminates To Metals

Author(s): Eickner, H. W.
Corporate Author: Forest Products Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-11
Report Number: WADC TR 58-364
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Effect Of Metals On Lubricants

Author(s): Christian, John B.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-05
Report Number: WADC TR 54-576 Part 3
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Reinvestigation Of The Systems Ti - Al - Cr And Ti - Al - V


Corporate Author: New York University
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-08
Report Number: WADC TR 58-105
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Determination Of Tensile, Compressive, Bearing And Shear Properties Of Sheet Steels At Elevated Temperatures

Author(s): Kattus, J. Robert
Corporate Author: Southern Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-11
Report Number: WADC TR 58-365
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The Effect Of Solar Radiation On The Breaking Strength Of Outdoor Exposed Webbings

Author(s): Wilkinson, Robert A.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-11
Report Number: WADC TR 58-201
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Measurement Of The Thermal Properties Of Various Aircraft Structural Materials

Author(s): Melonas, John V.
Corporate Author: Southern Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-11
Report Number: WADC TR 58-179
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A Summary Of Compressive-Creep Characteristics Of Metal Columns At Elevated Temperatures

Author(s): Carlson, R. L.
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-04
Report Number: WADC TR 57-96
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A Study Of The Metallurgical Properties That Are Necessary For Satisfactory Bearing Performance And The Development Of Improved Bearing Alloys For Service Up To 1000 F

Author(s): Philip, T. V.
Corporate Author: Crucible Steel Company Of America
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-10
Report Number: WADC TR 57-343 Part 2
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Iron-aluminum Alloy Systems. Part 11: Comparative Study Of Oxidation Resistance In The Fe-Al System

Author(s): Heimerdinger, Richard E.
Corporate Author: Scientific Laboratory, Ford Motor Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-11
Report Number: WADC TR 57-298 Part 11
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Effects Of Radiation On Aircraft Lubricants And Fuels

Author(s): Bolt, R. O.
Corporate Author: California Research Corporation, Richmond, California
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-04
Report Number: WADC TR 56-646 Part 2
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Research On Elevated Temperature Resistant Inorganic Polymer Adhesives

Author(s): Levine, Harold H.
Corporate Author: Quantum, Incorporated
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-04
Report Number: WADC TR 55-271 Part 3
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Basic Factors In The Formation And Stability Of Non-Soap Lubricating Greases

Author(s): Chessick, John J.
Corporate Author: Lehigh University
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-04
Report Number: WADC TR 55-240 Part 4
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Development Of Fluoro-Silicone Elastomers

Author(s): Wise, Byron H.
Corporate Author: Peninsular Chemresearch, Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-04
Report Number: WADC TR 55-220 Part 4
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Treatment Of Metal Surfaces For Adhesive Bonding

Author(s): Muchnick, Samuel N.
Corporate Author: The Franklin Institute Laboratories For Research And Development
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-02
Report Number: WADC TR 55-87 Part 2
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Investigation Of Condensation Type Elastomers

Author(s): Schweiker, George C.
Corporate Author: Hooker Electrochemical Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-02
Report Number: WADC TR 55-221 Part 4
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Effect Of Metals On Lubricants Part II. Corrosion And Oxidation Stability At 400° Fahrenheit

Author(s): Christian, John B.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory O
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-02
Report Number: WADC TR 54-576 Part 2
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Investigation Of The Compressive, Bearing, And Shear Creep-Rupture Properties Of Aircraft Structural Metals And Joints At Elevated Temperatures

Author(s): Yerkovich, Luke A.
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronatical Laboratory, Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-05
Report Number: WADC TR 54-270 Part 3
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Investigation Of The Compressive, Bearing, And Shear Creep-Rupture Properties Of Aircraft Structural Metals And Joints At Elevated Temperatures

Author(s): Yerkovich, Luke A.
Corporate Author: Corivell Aeronautical Laboratory, Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-05
Report Number: WADC TR 54-270 Part 4
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Investigation Of The Compressive, Bearing, And Shear Creep-Rupture Properties Of Aircraft Structural Metals And Joints At Elevated Temperatures

Author(s): Yerkovich, Luke A.
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-12
Report Number: WADC TR 54-270 Part 5
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Pilot Production, Fabrication And Evaluation Of Promising Titanium Alloys

Author(s): Crossley, Frank A.
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation, Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-03
Report Number: WADC TR 54-546 Part 2
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A Review Of The Air Force Materials Research And Development Program

Author(s): Maxwell, Helen Hines
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-12
Report Number: WADC TR 53-373 Supplement 5
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Development And Evaluation Of High Temperature Grease Thickeners

Author(s): Goossens, John C.
Corporate Author: Standard Oil Company (Indiana)
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-03
Report Number: WADC TR 53-83 Part 6
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High Temperature Antioxidants For Synthetic Base Oils, Part 8. Evaluation Of Antioxidants In Synthetic Fluids

Author(s): Cole, James W., Jr.
Corporate Author: University Of Virginia
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-02
Report Number: WADC TR 53-293 Part 8
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Annual Report On Research For Use In Anc-17 Handbook "Plastics For Flight Vehicles"

Author(s): Coleman, Donald G.
Corporate Author: Forest Products Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-10
Report Number: WADC TR 52-183 Supplement 6
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The Effect Of Heat Treatment On The Stability And Creep Resistance Of a Ti-Al-Mo Alloy

Author(s): Gegel, Harold L.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-01
Report Number: WADC TN 57-396
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Polymerization Studies On Monomers And Evaluation Of Deriviative Polymers

Author(s): Jones, Faber B.
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-03
Report Number: WADC TR 57-110 Part 2
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An Investigation Of The Relationship Between Microstructure And Creep-Rupture Properties Of Heat-Resistant Alloys

Author(s): Coldren, A. Phillip
Corporate Author: Engineering Research Institute The University Of Michigan
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-07
Report Number: WADC TR 58-204
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The Compressive Creep Buckling Of Metal Columns, Part 5. Cyclic Loading

Author(s): Rudnick, A.
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-06
Report Number: WADC TR 52-251 Part 5
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Research On Determination Of The Stability Of Jet Engine Fuels

Author(s): Nixon, Alan C.
Corporate Author: Shell Development Companl
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-05
Report Number: WADC TR 53-63 Part 6
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The Compressive Creep Buckling Of Metal Columns, Part 6. Effect Of Initial Imperfection

Author(s): Rudnick, Alfred
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-10
Report Number: WADC TR 52-251 Part 6
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A Study Of Beta Embrittlement In High-Strength Titanium Alloys

Author(s): Griest, Andrew J.
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-08
Report Number: WADC TR 58-161
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Effect Of Voids In Glass-Fabric-Reinforced Sandwich Facings

Author(s): Heebink, B. G.
Corporate Author: Forest Products Laboratory, Forest Service U. S. Department Of Agriculture
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-08
Report Number: WADC TR 58-172
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Elevated Temperature Resistant Silicone Structural Adhesives For Metals

Author(s): Stewart, Beverly B.
Corporate Author: Narmco Industries, Incorporated
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-08
Report Number: WADC TR 56-533 Part 2
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The Retention of Fission Products by Soils Underlying the Nucelar Test Facility at WADC

Author(s): Raby, Bruce
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-03
Report Number: WADC TR 56-436
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Strengths And Electrical Transmission Of Three Types Of Repairs To Sandwich Construction For Randomes

Author(s): Heebink, Bruce G.
Corporate Author: Forest Products Laboratory, Forest Service, U. S. Department Of Agriculture
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-05
Report Number: WADC TR 57-609
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Protective Coatings For Tantalum

Author(s): Arenberg, C. Arne
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation Of Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-07
Report Number: WADC TR 58-203
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Engine Oil Development

Author(s): Mohoney, C. Lynn
Corporate Author: Shell Development Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-08
Report Number: WADC TR 57-177 Part 2
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Development Of A Heat Treatable Titanium Sheet Alloy

Author(s): Lillie, C. Robert
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation Of Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-08
Report Number: WADC TR 58-182
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Development Of High Tenacity-Heat Stable Dacron Parachute Items

Author(s): Chu, Chauncye C.
Corporate Author: Fabric Research Laboratories, Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-05
Report Number: WADC TR 57-765
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Asbestos Fiber Reinforced Plastic Laminates

Author(s): Rohn, Charles L.
Corporate Author: Johns-Manville Corporation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-06
Report Number: WADC TR 55-186 Part 4
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Fiber-Resin Bond In Reinforced Plastics

Author(s): Norris, Charles B.
Corporate Author: Forest Products Laboratory; Forest Service U. S. Department Of Agriculture
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-10
Report Number: WADC TR 58-356
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