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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Annual Report On Research For Use In Anc-17 Handbook "Plastics For Flight Vehicles"

Author(s): Donald G. Coleman
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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Development And Evaluation Of High Temperature Grease Thickeners

Author(s): John C. Goossens
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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A Review Of The Air Force Materials Research And Development Program

Author(s): Helen Hines Maxwell
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-12
Report Number: WADC TR 53-373 Supplement 5
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High Temperature Antioxidants For Synthetic Base Oils, Part 8. Evaluation Of Antioxidants In Synthetic Fluids

Author(s): James W. Cole, 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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Effect Of Metals On Lubricants Part II. Corrosion And Oxidation Stability At 400? Fahrenheit

Author(s): John B. Christian
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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Pilot Production, Fabrication And Evaluation Of Promising Titanium Alloys

Author(s): Frank A. Crossley; Benjamin R. Rajala; David W. Levinson
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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Treatment Of Metal Surfaces For Adhesive Bonding

Author(s): Samuel N. Muchnick
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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Development Of Fluoro-Silicone Elastomers

Author(s): Byron H. Wise
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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Basic Factors In The Formation And Stability Of Non-Soap Lubricating Greases

Author(s): John J. Chessick, Albert C. Zettlemoyer, And James P. Wightman
Corporate Author: Lehigh University
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-04
Report Number: WADC TR 55-240 Part 4
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Research On Elevated Temperature Resistant Inorganic Polymer Adhesives

Author(s): Harold H. Levine
Corporate Author: Quantum, Incorporated
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-04
Report Number: WADC TR 55-271 Part 3
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Investigation Of Condensation Type Elastomers

Author(s): Geroge C. Schweiker, Burton S. Marks, Carl J. Verbanic, Blaine L. Lucas and Edward V. Gouinlock
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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A Study Of The Effects Of Nuclear Radiations On Elastomeric Compounds And Compounding Materials

Author(s): No Author Given
Corporate Author: No Corporate Author Given
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-11
Report Number: WADC TR 55-58 Part 4
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Effects Of Radiation On Aircraft Lubricants And Fuels

Author(s): R. O. Bolt; J. G. Carroll
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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A Summary Of Compressive-Creep Characteristics Of Metal Columns At Elevated Temperatures

Author(s): R. L. Carlson; G. K. Manning
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-04
Report Number: WADC TR 57-96
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Iron-aluminum Alloy Systems. Part 11: Comparative Study Of Oxidation Resistance In The Fe-Al System

Author(s): Richard E. Heimerdinger
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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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): T. V. Philip, A. E. Nehrenberg, G. Steven
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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Development Of Thermally Stable Silicon Containing Resins

Author(s): L. W. Breed, Fred Baiocchi, Calvin C. Bolze
Corporate Author: Midwest Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-02
Report Number: WADC TR 57-143 Part 2
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Development Of Oxidation And Liquid Sodium Resistant Brazing Alloys

Author(s): Domenic A. Canonico, Harry Schwartzbart
Corporate Author: Metals Research Dept., Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-03
Report Number: WADC TR 57-648
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Development and Evaluation Of Insulating Type Ceramic Coatings. Part I: Development And Small Scale Testing

Author(s): S. Sklarew, C. A. Hauck, A. V. Levy
Corporate Author: Marquardt Aircraft Co.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-02
Report Number: WADC TR 57-577 Part 1
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A Study Of The Factors Influencing The Properties Of Heat Treatable Titanium Sheet Alloys

Author(s): R. S. Richards; D. L. Day; H. D. Kessler
Corporate Author: Titanium Metals Corporation Of America
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-03
Report Number: WADC TR 57-639
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Design Data For O-Rings And Similar Elastic Seals

Author(s): Frank W. Tipton, George E. Trepus, James J. Hill, Ethel L. Schiavon And Chester J. Dexieh
Corporate Author: Boeing Airplane Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-04
Report Number: WADC TR 56-272 Part 4
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Development Of High Temperature Resistant Rubber Compounds

Author(s): Robert A. Hayes, Floyd M. Smith, Ward A. Smith, And Leland J. Kitchen
Corporate Author: Firestone Tire And Rubber Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-02
Report Number: WADC TR 56-331 Part 2
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The Development Of Fibrous Glasses Having High Elastic Moduli

Author(s): J. A. Waugh, V. E. J. Chiochetti, H. I. Glaser, R. Z. Schreffler
Corporate Author: Owens-Corning Fiberglas Corporation Newark, Ohio
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-05
Report Number: WADC TR 55-290 Part 2
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Lubrication Of Titanium

Author(s): Nicholas Fatica
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 Services On Ceramic Materials And Wall Composites For High-Temperature Radome Shapes

Author(s): John J. Dorsey
Corporate Author: P. R. Mallory & Co., Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-02
Report Number: WADC TR 57-665
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Evaluation Of Alloys For High Temperature Gear Applications

Author(s): E. G. Jackson, C. F. Muench
Corporate Author: General Electric Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-12
Report Number: WADC TR 58-546
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The Effects Of Inelastic Action On The Resistance To Various Types Of Loads Of Ductile Members Made From Various Classes Of Metals Part IX. T-Section Eccentrically-Loaded Tension Members Made Of Type 304 Stainless Steel And TEsted At 1000 F

Author(s): O. M. Sidebottom, S. Dharmarajan
Corporate Author: Dept. Of Theoretical And Applied Mechanics, University Of Illinois
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-10
Report Number: WADC TR 56-330 Part 9
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Determination Of Emissivity And Reflectivity Data On Aircraft Structural Materials Part II: Techniques For Measurement Of Total Normal Emissivity, Normal Spectral Emissivity, Solar Absoptivity And Presentation Of Results

Author(s): Howard T. Betz, Bert D. Schurin, O. Harry Olson, James C. Morris
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-10
Report Number: WADC TR 56-222 Part 2
AD Number: AD0202493
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Bibliography Of Ice And Frost Control

Author(s): Thomas H. McConica, III
Corporate Author: Arctic Research Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-01
Report Number: WADC TR 56-338 Part 1
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Bibliography Of Ice And Frost Control

Author(s): Thomas H. McConica, III
Corporate Author: Arctic Research Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-01
Report Number: WADC TR 56-338 Part 2
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Effects Of Gamma Radiation On Linear Polyethylene

Author(s): William B. Terrell, Captain USAF; Jack T. Humphries, 1st Lt. USAF
Corporate Author: Air Force Institute Of Technology; Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-02
Report Number: WADC TR 56-515
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Metal Cyclopentadienyl High-Temperature Lubricants And Related Materials. Part I. A. Synthesis And Properties Of Alkyl, Alkaryl, And Metalated Derivatives Of Ferrocene

Author(s): Marvin Rausch, Martin Vogel And Dr. Harold Rosenberg
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-01
Report Number: WADC TR 57-62 Part 1
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Development And Evaluation Of Webbing Made From Nylon "6"

Author(s): Russell J. Neff
Corporate Author: Phoenix Trimming Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-03
Report Number: WADC TR 57-538
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Investigation Of Effects Of Radiation Applicable As Gamma Radiation Dosimeters

Author(s): J. F. Kircher; B. W. King; M. J. Oestmann; W. A. Hedden; J. H. Cahn J. Moody; P. Schall; G. D. Calkins
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-07
Report Number: WADC TR 58-158
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The Cushion Factor-Stress Curve And Selecting Package Cushioning Materials

Author(s): R. K. Stern
Corporate Author: Forest Products Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-11
Report Number: WADC TR 58-223
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Silicone Fluid Research For The Development Of High Temperature Hydraulic Fluids And Engine Oils

Author(s): Edgar D. Brown, Jr. And Norman G. Holdstock
Corporate Author: General Electric Company, Silicone Products Department
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-02
Report Number: WADC TR 56-168 Part 2
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Determination Of Emissivity And Reflectivity Data On Aircraft Structural Materials

Author(s): O. Harry Olson, James C. Morris
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-10
Report Number: WADC TR 56-222 Part 2 Supplement 1
AD Number: AD0202494
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Design Data For O-Rings And Similar Elastic Seals

Author(s): Frank W. Tipton, George E. Trepus, James J. Hill, Ethel L. Schiavon And Chester J. Dexieh
Corporate Author: Boeing Airplane Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-04
Report Number: WADC TR 56-272 Part 3
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The Effects Of Inelastic Action On The Resistance To Various Types Of Loads Of Ductile Members Made From Various Classes Of Metals Part VIII. Eccentrically-Loaded Tension Members Made Of Two Stainless Steels Tested At Elevated Temperatures

Author(s): O. M. Sidebottom, M. E. Clark, S. Dharmarajan
Corporate Author: Dept. Of Theoretical And Applied Mechanics, University Of Illinois
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-10
Report Number: WADC TR 56-330 Part 8
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An Evaluation Of Fungicidal Treatments In Cotton Cargo Parachute Webbings Stored At College, Alaska

Author(s): Emma F. Little
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-08
Report Number: WADC TR 56-384 Part 2
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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: 1958-03
Report Number: WADC TR 56-590 Part 2
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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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Metal Cyclopentadienyl High-Temperature Lubricants And Related Materials. Part II. A. Synthesis And Properties Of Aryl, Benzyl, And Silyl Derivatives Of Ferrocene. B. Preliminary Studies On The Effect Of Tetrahydrogefuran On The Lithiation Of Ferrocene

Author(s): Marvin Rausch, Martin Vogel, Dr. Harold Rosenberg, Dana Mayo And Paul Shaw
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-02
Report Number: WADC TR 57-62 Part 2
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Polymerization Studies On Monomers And Evaluation Of Deriviative Polymers

Author(s): Faber B. Jones; R. A. Markle; Palmer B. Stickney; Randall G. Heiligmann
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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Effect Of Prior Creep On Mechanical Properties Of Aircraft Structural Metals

Author(s): Jeremy V. Gluck, Howard R. Voorhees, James W. Freeman
Corporate Author: Engineering Research Institute The University Of Michigan
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-02
Report Number: WADC TR 57-150 Part 1
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Effect Of Prior Creep On Mechanical Properties Of Aircraft Structural Metals

Author(s): Jeremy V. Gluck, Howard R. Voorhees, James W. Freeman
Corporate Author: Engineering Research Institute The University Of Michigan
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-04
Report Number: WADC TR 57-150 Part 2
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Research On Liquid Metals As Power Transmission Fluids

Author(s): Richard H. Blackmer
Corporate Author: General Electric Company, Light Military Electronic Equipment Department.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-02
Report Number: WADC TR 57-294
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The Effect Of Heat Treatment On The Stability And Creep Resistance Of a Ti-Al-Mo Alloy

Author(s): Harold L. Gegel, 1/LT., USAF
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-01
Report Number: WADC TN 57-396
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Development Of High Tenacity-Heat Stable Dacron Parachute Items

Author(s): Chauncye C. Chu; Ernest R. Kaswell; Donald J. Doull
Corporate Author: Fabric Research Laboratories, Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-05
Report Number: WADC TR 57-765
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Heat Capacity Determination Of Mineral And Synthetic Engine Oils, Lubricants, Fuels And Hydraulic Fluids In The Temperature Range 70 - 500 F

Author(s): J. W. Barger; T. M. Medved; C. C. Bolze
Corporate Author: Midwest Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-06
Report Number: WADC TR 58-70
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