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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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Investigation Of Prot Accelerated Fatigue Test

Author(s): E. J. Ward, Capt, Usaf; D. C. Schwartz, Capt, Usaf
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-01
Report Number: WADC TR 52-234
AD Number: AD0002118
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Fatigue Testing Under Progressive Loading A New Technique For Testing Materials

Author(s): E. Marcel Prot, Translated By Edward J. Ward, Captain, Usaf
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-09
Report Number: WADC TR 52-148
AD Number: AD0002176
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Synthetic Rubbers From Carbon-Fluorine Compounds

Author(s): A. M. Borders
Corporate Author: Minnesota Mining And Manufacturing Company http://www.gl.iit.edu/wadc/
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-08
Report Number: WADC TR 52-197 Part 2
AD Number: AD0000127
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United States Bureau Of Mines Zirconium Alloy Investigation

Author(s): E. T. Hayes; R. L. Carpenter; A. D. Cavett; W. L. O'brien; O. G. Paasche
Corporate Author: United States Bureau Of Mines
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-01
Report Number: WADC TR 52-236
AD Number: AD0002119
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Effects of Aviation Fuel Components on the Accuracy of the Karl Fischer Electrometric Titration Method for Determinign the Water Content of Fuels

Author(s): Robert W. Altman; Richard W. Sneed; James C. Mosteller
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-03
Report Number: AF TR 6387
AD Number: AD0002117
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Modified Method for Determining Oxidation Stability of Aviation Fuels

Author(s): R. W. Sneed; R. W. Altman; J. C. Mosteller
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1952-08
Report Number: AF TR 6390
AD Number: AD0001150
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Effect Of Strain Rate On The Mechanical Properties Of Titanium-Base Materials

Author(s): D. R. Luster; W. W. Wentz; J. P. Catlin
Corporate Author: Rem-Cru Titanium, Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-09
Report Number: WADC TR 53-71
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Investigation Of Mylar-Type Polyester Films For Parachute Canopies

Author(s): Johann Bjorksten; Risto P. Lappala; Robert J. Roth
Corporate Author: Research Laboratories, Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-12
Report Number: WADC TR 53-298
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Fluorine-Containing Elastomers

Author(s): O. R. Pierce; E. T. Mcbee
Corporate Author: Purdue Research Foundation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-10
Report Number: WADC TR 52-191 Part 2
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Refractory Materials For Use In High-Temperature Areas Of Aircraft

Author(s): Norman R. Thielke
Corporate Author: The Pennsylvania State College
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-01
Report Number: WADC TR 53-9
AD Number: AD0009729
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Synthetic Lubricants

Author(s): D. W. Mc Cready
Corporate Author: Engineering Research Institute, University Of Michigan
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-06
Report Number: WADC TR 53-45
AD Number: AD0015927
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Titanium Alloys For Analytical Standards

Author(s): H. W. Lownie, Jr.; D. L. Chase; W. M. Henry
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Lnstitute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-05
Report Number: WADC TR 53-101
AD Number: AD0015926
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Development Of Glass Color Standards

Author(s): H. C. Hellige
Corporate Author: Hellige, Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-04
Report Number: WADC TR 53-112
AD Number: AD0012968
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Electrodeposition Of Titanium

Author(s): Albert W. Schlechten; Martin E. Straumanis; C. Burroughs Gill
Corporate Author: Missouri School Of Mlnes And Metallurgy
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-09
Report Number: WADC TR 53-162 Part 1
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Thermal Conductivity And Heat Capacity Of Molten Materials, Part 1. The Heat Capacity Of Lithium Fluoride From 0oc To 900oc

Author(s): Thomas B. Douglas; James L. Dever
Corporate Author: National Bureau Of Standards
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-10
Report Number: WADC TR 53-201 Part 1
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Thermal Conductivity And Heat Capacity Of Molten Materials Part 3. The Heat Capacity Of Molybdenum Disilicide From 0? To 900?c

Author(s): Thomas B. Douglas; William M. Logan
Corporate Author: National Bureau Of Standards
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-10
Report Number: WADC TR 53-201 Part 3
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Development Of A Nondestructive Test For Evaluation Of Adhesion Of Electrodeposits On Steel As In Silver-Plated Aircraft Bearings

Author(s): Arch L. Walters; Samuel A. Wenk
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-11
Report Number: WADC TR 53-218
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Preliminary Exploration Of Silicon-Fluoride Plastics For High-Temperature-Resistant Interlayers

Author(s): Johan Bjorksten; Luther L. Yaeger; Robert P. Cox; Robert J. Roth
Corporate Author: Bjorksten Research Laboratories, Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-12
Report Number: WADC TR 53-299
AD Number: AD0017943
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Development Of A Heat-Resistant Foamed-In-Place Low-Density Silicon Resin Core Material

Author(s): Kenneth R. Hoffman; Donald E. Weyer
Corporate Author: Dow Corning Corporation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-12
Report Number: WADC TR 53-146
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Poisson's Ratio Of Aircraft Sheet Materials For Large Strains

Author(s): Stanley Goodman; Stanton B. Russell
Corporate Author: National Bureau Of Standards
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-06
Report Number: WADC TR 53-7
AD Number: AD0015849
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Effect Of Mean Stress On The Fatigue Life Of Alclad 24s-T3 And Alclad 75s-T6 Aluminum Alloy

Author(s): I. Edward Wilks; Darnley M. Howard
Corporate Author: National Bureau Of Standards
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-06
Report Number: WADC TR 53-40
AD Number: AD0016068
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Determination Of Oxygen And Hydrogen In Inert Gases

Author(s): Robert E. Bowman, Charles B. Hartley
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-05
Report Number: WADC TR 53-67
AD Number: AD0014066
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Damping, Elasticity, And Fatigue Properties Of Unnotched And Notched N-155 At Room And Elevated Temperatures

Author(s): L. J. Demer; B. J. Lazan
Corporate Author: University Of Minnesota
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-02
Report Number: WADC TR 53-70
AD Number: AD0013052
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Chlorine And Fluorine Containing Compounds For Nonflammable Materials

Author(s): Odgen R. Pierce; Earl T. Mcbee
Corporate Author: Purdue University
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-05
Report Number: WADC TR 53-79
AD Number: AD0013778
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Investigation Of Refractories Suitable For Melting Titanium And Its Alloys

Author(s): Marvin Eisenberg; James Stavrolakis
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation, Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-07
Report Number: WADC TR 53-91
AD Number: AD0006939
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Thermal Conductivity And Heat Capacity Of Molten Materials, Part 2. The Heat Capacity Of Anhydrous Sodium Hydroxide From 0oc To 700oc

Author(s): Thomas B. Douglas; James L. Dever
Corporate Author: National Bureau Of Standards
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-08
Report Number: WADC TR 53-201 Part 2
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Electrodeposition Of Titanium And Zirconium

Author(s): Robert M. Creamer; David R. Crambers; Charles E. White
Corporate Author: U.S. Bureau Of Mines
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-12
Report Number: WADC TR 53-317
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Development Of Plastic Expanded Pellet-Type Core Material For Sandwich Construction

Author(s): Arthur Derr Golladay
Corporate Author: Golladay Aeronatical Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-12
Report Number: WADC TR 53-327
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Evaluation Of Experimental Wool And Synthetic Blends In Air Force Velour Overcoat Material

Author(s): Ormond J. Roberts, 1st Lt, Usaf; C. A. Willis
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-11
Report Number: WADC TR 53-444
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The Catalytic Oxidation Of Ammonia, An Experimental Study

Author(s): Hyman Marcus
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-02
Report Number: WADC TR 53-32
AD Number: AD0012017
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Electron Microscope And Electron Diffraction Study Of Optically Transparent Electrically Conducting Coatings On Glass And Acrylic Plastic

Author(s): Stanley A. Szawlewicz
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-03
Report Number: WADC TR 53-44
AD Number: AD0007439
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WADC Magnesium Symposium Held On 24 February 1953

Author(s): Henry A. Johnson, Lst Lt. Usaf
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-03
Report Number: WADC TR 53-405
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Development Of A Substitute Or Improvement Of Chromium Electrodeposits

Author(s): Jesse E. Stareck; Edgar J. Seyb, Jr. Angelo C. Tulumello
Corporate Author: United Chromium, Incorporated
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-07
Report Number: WADC TR 53-271
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A Study Of The Effect Of Temperature On Textile Materials

Author(s): Myron J. Coplan; Eric Singer
Corporate Author: Fabric Research Laboratories, Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-07
Report Number: WADC TR 53-21 Part 2
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Corrosion Preventive Additives

Author(s): E. J. Schwoegler; L. U. Berman
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation Of Illinois Institure Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-02
Report Number: WADC TR 53-16
AD Number: AD0008961
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Investigation Of Heat Treatment Of Commercial Titanium Base Alloys

Author(s): L. Luini
Corporate Author: Curtiss-Wright Corporation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-04
Report Number: WADC TR 53-26
AD Number: AD0013773
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Development Of 0.9-Oz. Nylon Parachute Cloth

Author(s): H. J. Bickford; Cheney Brothers
Corporate Author: Cheney Brothers
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-09
Report Number: WADC TR 53-351
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Casting And Forging Turbine Bucket Alloys

Author(s): R. K. Pitler; W. W. Dyrkacz
Corporate Author: Allegheny Ludlum Steel Corporation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-12
Report Number: WADC TR 53-274
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Development Of A Fatigue Damage Indicator, Part 1. Preliminary Investigation

Author(s): Darnley M. Howard
Corporate Author: National Bureau Of Standards
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-12
Report Number: WADC TR 53-393 Part 1
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Nondestructive Testing Of Metal-To-Metal Structural Adhesive Bonds

Author(s): B. A. Kulp; M. E. Greenstreet; J. H. Cahn
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-04
Report Number: WADC TR 54-88
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Metallurgical Testing Of Boron Steels

Author(s): C. L. Dotson; J. R. Kattus; F. R. O'brien
Corporate Author: Southern Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-10
Report Number: WADC TR 53-439
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Flourine Containing Elastomers

Author(s): Earl T. McBee; Carleton W. Robert
Corporate Author: Purdue Research Foundation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-12
Report Number: WADC TR 52-191 Part 3
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Development Of Dye Formulations And Dyeing Procedures For Producing Sage Green Pile Fabric

Author(s): A. Bartovics
Corporate Author: Tie George W. Corporation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-05
Report Number: WADC TR 53-452
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Foamed Metal Low Density Core Material For Sandwich Construction

Author(s): Johan Bjorksten; John C. Elliott; Robert J. Roth
Corporate Author: Bjorksten Research Laboratories, Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-05
Report Number: WADC TR 52-51 Part 3
AD Number: AD0029436
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Research On Boron Polymers. Part II. Polymer Studies

Author(s): William L. Ruigh; Charles E. Erickson; Frank Gunderloy; Michael Sedlak
Corporate Author: Rutgers University
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-05
Report Number: WADC TR 55-26 Part 2
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Investigation Of Compressive-Creep Properties Of Aluminum Columns At Elevated Temperatures, Part 3. Comparisons With Other Metals

Author(s): R. L. Carlson; G. K. Manning
Corporate Author: Battelle Memorial Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-05
Report Number: WADC TR 52-251 Part 3
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High Strength Epon Laminates

Author(s): Frank C. Hopper
Corporate Author: Shell Development Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-04
Report Number: WADC TR 52-5 Supplement 3
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Investigation Of The Metallurgical Characteristics Of The 36% Aluminum Titanium-Base Alloy

Author(s): J. B. Mcandrew; D. J. Mcpherson
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation, Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-01
Report Number: WADC TR 53-182 Part 2
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Study Of Effects Of Alloying Elements On The Weldability Of Titanium Sheet

Author(s): Herbert M. Meyer
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation, Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-06
Report Number: WADC TR 53-230 Part 2
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Evaluation Of High Strength Weldable Titanium-Base Alloys

Author(s): C. Robert Lillie
Corporate Author: Armour Research Foundation, Illinois Institute Of Technology
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-12
Report Number: WADC TR 54-547
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