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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Summary Of Research By Forest Products Laboratory On Sandwich Constructions For Aircraft

Author(s): Donald G. Coleman
Corporate Author: Forest Products Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-10
Report Number: WADC TR 52-184 Supplement 5
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Annual Report On Research For Use In Anc-17 Bulletin "Plastics For Aircraft"

Author(s): Donald G. Coleman
Corporate Author: Forest Products Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-10
Report Number: WADC TR 52-183 Supplement 5
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Synthetic Rubbers From Carbon-Fluorine Compounds

Author(s): Carl A. Dahlquist
Corporate Author: Minnesota Mining And Manufacturing Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-10
Report Number: WADC TR 52-197 Part 7
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Synthetic Rubbers Carbon-Fluorine Compounds

Author(s): Carl L. Sandberg
Corporate Author: Minnesota Mining And Manufacturing Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-11
Report Number: WADC TR 52-197 Part 8
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A Review Of The Air Force Materials Research And Development Program

Author(s): Helen E. Hines
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-08
Report Number: WADC TR 53-373 Supplement 4
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Research For Low-Application-Temperature Conducting, Transparent Coatings For Aircraft Windshields And Related Components

Author(s): Leonard H. Mauk; Robert E. Barrett; Edwin H. Lougher; Earl R. Olson; Harvey L. Werzng
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-04
Report Number: WADC TR 54-325 Part 3
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Weathering Of Adhesive-Bonded Lap Joints Of Clad Aluminum Alloy

Author(s): H. W. Eickner
Corporate Author: Forest Products Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-07
Report Number: WADC TR 54-447 Part 2
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Development Of Schematic Analytical Procedures For Synthetic Lubricants And Their Additives Part Iv. Laboratory Manual For The Analysis Of Synthetic Lubricants, Greases And Their Additives

Author(s): Francis S. Bonomo; Joseph J. E. Schmidt
Corporate Author: Denver Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-07
Report Number: WADC TR 54-464 Part 4
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High-Temperature Hydraulic Fluids Part III. Development Of Aromatic Ethers As Base Stock

Author(s): Edward S. Blake; James W. Edwards; William C. Hammann; Thomas Reichard
Corporate Author: Monsanto Chemical Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-04
Report Number: WADC TR 54-532 Part 3
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Hydrogen Contamination In Titanium And Titanium Alloys Part IV: The Effect Of Hydrogen On The Mechanical Control Of Hydrogen In Titanium Alloys

Author(s): D. N. Williams; F. R. Schwartzberg; P. R. Wilson; W. M. Albrecht; M. W. Mallett; R. I. Jaffee
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-09
Report Number: WADC TR 54-616 Part 4
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Intermediate Temperature Creep And Rupture Behavior Of Titanium And Titanium-Base Alloys, Part 2. Influence Of Microstructures On Creep-Rupture Properties

Author(s): Jeremy V. Gluck; James W. Freeman
Corporate Author: Engineering Research Institute, The University Of Michigan
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-12
Report Number: WADC TR 54-112 Part 2
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Intermediate Temperature Creep And Rupture Behavior Of Titanium And Titanium-Base Alloys, Part 3. Effects Of Hot Rolling, Embrittlement, And Interstitial Elements

Author(s): Jeremy V. Gluck; James B. Freeman
Corporate Author: Engineering Research Institute, University Of Michigan
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-12
Report Number: WADC TR 54-112 Part 3
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Physical And Chemical Laboratory Evaluation Of Silicate Base High Temperature Hydraulic Fluids. Part V. room Temperature Hydrolysis Studies

Author(s): George Baum
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-07
Report Number: WADC TR 55-89 Part 5
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Development of Alloys Having Good High Temperature Properties Through Powder Metallurgy Technique

Author(s): Dr. R. Kieffer And Dr. F. Benesousky
Corporate Author: Metallwerk Plansee
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-09
Report Number: WADC TR 55-243
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Development And Evaluation Of A Grease -100 Degress F To +350 Degrees F

Author(s): Ernest W. Nelson, Warren W. Woods, William P. Scott
Corporate Author: Continental Oil Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-04
Report Number: WADC TR 55-190 Part 3
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Magnesium Alloys With High Melting Point Additions

Author(s): R. R. Nash; H. K. Adams, Jr.; A. E. Bibb, Jr.; E. J. Tulloch; M. C. Huffstutler
Corporate Author: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-03
Report Number: WADC TR 55-207
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Investigation Of Condensation Type Elastomers

Author(s): George C. Schweiker; Russell R. White; Ruolph N. Deleo, Burton S. Marks
Corporate Author: Hooker Electrochemical Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-05
Report Number: WADC TR 55-221 Part 3
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Materials-Property-Design Criteria For Metals. Part V: The Conventional Short-Time, Elevated-Temperature Properties Of Selected Stainless Steels And Super Alloys

Author(s): Ronald J. Favor, William P. Achbach, Walter S. Hyler
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-10
Report Number: WADC TR 55-150 Part 5
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Materials-Property-Design Criteria For Metals. Part 7: The Conventional Short-Time, Elevated -Temperature Properties Of Selected Low- And Medium- aLloy Steels

Author(s): Ronald J. Favor, William P. Achbach, Walter S. Hyler
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institue
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-10
Report Number: WADC TR 55-150 Part 7
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Tensile Properties Of Aircraft Structural Metals At Various Rates Of Loading After Rapid Heating

Author(s): William P. Roe; J. Robert Kattus
Corporate Author: Southern Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-09
Report Number: WADC TR 55-199 Part 3
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Fluids, Lubricants, Fuels And Related Materials

Author(s): E. Erwin Klaus; Merrell R. Fenske
Corporate Author: Petroleum Refining Laboratory, The Pennsylvania State University
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-07
Report Number: WADC TR 55-30 Part 5
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A Study Of The Effects Of Nuclear Radiation On Elastomeric Compounds And Compounding Materials

Author(s): John W. Born; Dwain E. Diller; Eugene H. Rowe
Corporate Author: The B. F. Goodrich Company Research Center
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-06
Report Number: WADC TR 55-58 Part 3
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Materials-Property-Design Criteria For Metals. Part VI: The Conventional Short- Time Elevated-Temperature Properties Of Selected Light Alloys

Author(s): W. P. Achbach, R. J. Favor, W. S. Hyler
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-10
Report Number: WADC TR 55-150 Part 6
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Physical And Chemical Laboratory Evaluation Of Experimental Silicate Base High Temperature Hydraulic Fluids. Part IV. MLO 8200

Author(s): H. M. Schiefer, R. J. Benzing
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-03
Report Number: WADC TR 55-89 Part 4
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Evaluation Of DuPont And Chemstrand Nylon Yarn

Author(s): Peter Y. Stanton
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-04
Report Number: WADC TR 56-256
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Design Properties Of High-Strength Steels In The Presence Of Stress Concentrations And Hydrogen Embrittlement Part 3. The Response Of High-Strength Steels In The Range Of 180,000-300,000 PSI To Hydrogen Embrittlement From Cadmium Electroplating

Author(s): E. P. Klier; B. B. Muvdi; G. Sachs
Corporate Author: Syracuse University
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-03
Report Number: WADC TR 56-395 Part 3
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Effects Of Temperature-Time-Stress Histories On The Mechanical Properties Of Aircraft Structural Metallic Materials Part I. Temperature-Time Studies For 2024-T3 And 7075-T6 Alclad Sheet

Author(s): Robert E. Fortney; Charles H. Avery
Corporate Author: Northrop Aircraft, Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-09
Report Number: WADC TR 56-585 Part 1
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Nuclear Radiation Effects On Structural Plastics And Adhesives Part I Literature Survey

Author(s): Edwin M. Kinderman; Shirley B. Radding
Corporate Author: Stanford Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-06
Report Number: WADC TR 56-534 Part 1
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Nuclear Radiation Effects On Structural Plastics And Adhesives Part II Extension Of Literature Survey

Author(s): R. Y. Mixer; Shirley B. Radding
Corporate Author: Stanford Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-06
Report Number: WADC TR 56-534 Part 2
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Research On Structural Adhesive Properties Over A Wide Temperature Range

Author(s): H. R. Merriman
Corporate Author: The Glenn L. Martin Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-04
Report Number: WADC TR 56-320
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Nuclear Radiation Effects On Structural Plastics And Adhesives Part III Experimental Research

Author(s): R. Y. Mixer; D. B. Parkinson
Corporate Author: Stanford Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-08
Report Number: WADC TR 56-534 Part 3
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Studies of Quantitative Methods for the Separation and Determination of Zirconium and Thorium in Magnesium Alloys

Author(s): Raby, B. A.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-06
Report Number: WADC TR 56-455
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Nuclear Radiation Resistant Turbine Engine Lubricants

Author(s): Alfred H. Matuszak
Corporate Author: Esso Research and Engineering Company Products Research Division
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-09
Report Number: WADC TR 57-255
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The Development Of Testing Procedures And The Evaluation Of Coatings For Tantalum, Graphite, Nickel, And Copper

Author(s): W. A. Spraker; A. E. Weller; R. E. Hess; J. L. Harp; F. L. Bagby
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-09
Report Number: WADC TR 57-317
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Physical Properties Of High Temperature Materials. Part I: New apparatus for The Precise Measurement Of Heat Content And Heat Capacity From 0o to 1500oC

Author(s): Thomas P. Douglas, William H. Payne
Corporate Author: National Bureau Of Standards
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-11
Report Number: WADC TR 57-374 Part 1
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Physical Properties Of High Temperature Materials. Part II: TheHeat Capacity Of Zirconium, Several Zirconium Hydrides, And Certain Cladding Materials From 0o to 900oC; Relation To Other Thermodynamic Properties Of The Zr-H System

Author(s): Thomas P. Douglas And Andrew Victor
Corporate Author: National Bureau Of Standards
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-08
Report Number: WADC TR 57-374 Part 2
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Transparent Materials For Aircraft Enclosures WADC-University Of Daytona Joint Conference

Author(s): Robert E. Wittman
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-10
Report Number: WADC TR 57-421
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High-Temperature Base Stock Fluids

Author(s): Edward S. Blake; James W. Edwards; William C. Hammann; Thomas E. Reichard
Corporate Author: Monsanto Chemical Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-12
Report Number: WADC TR 57-437
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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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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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Investigation Of Isotopes For Aircraft Radiography

Author(s): Eric T. Clarke
Corporate Author: Technical Operations, Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-04
Report Number: WADC TR 56-440
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