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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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452 reports

Fatigue Testing Under Progressive Loading A New Technique For Testing Materials

Author(s): Prot, E. Marcel
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): Borders, A. M.
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): Hayes, E. T.
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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Refractory Materials For Use In High-Temperature Areas Of Aircraft

Author(s): Thielke, Norman R.
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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Titanium Alloys For Analytical Standards

Author(s): Lownie, H. W., Jr.
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): Hellige, H. C.
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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Development Of A Heat-Resistant Foamed-In-Place Low-Density Silicon Resin Core Material

Author(s): Hoffman, Kenneth R.
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): Goodman, Stanley
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): Wilks, I. Edward
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): Bowman, Robert E.
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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The Catalytic Oxidation Of Ammonia, An Experimental Study

Author(s): Marcus, Hyman
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): Szawlewicz, Stanley A.
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): Johnson, Henry A.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-03
Report Number: WADC TR 53-405
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Flexural Tests Of Structural Plastics At Elevated Temperatures

Author(s): Wier, John E.
Corporate Author: National Bureau Of Standards
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-01
Report Number: WADC TR 53-307
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Survey Of Low-Alloy Aircraft Steels Heat Treated To High Strength Levels Part 3. Failure Cases

Author(s): Sachs, George
Corporate Author: Syracuse University
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-07
Report Number: WADC TR 53-254 Part 3
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Survey Of Low-Alloy Aircraft Steels Heat-Treated To High Strength Levels Part 2. Fatigue

Author(s): Sachs, George
Corporate Author: Syracuse University
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-08
Report Number: WADC TR 53-254 Part 2
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Intermittent Stressing And Heating Tests Of Aircraft Structural Metals

Author(s): Guarnieri, G. J.
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-05
Report Number: WADC TR 53-24 Part 1
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Intermittent Stressing And Heating Tests Of Aircraft Structural Metals

Author(s): Guarnieri, G. J.
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1954-09
Report Number: WADC TR 53-24 Part 2
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Development Of Nondestructive Tests For Structural Adhesive Bonds, Part 3. Mechanical Impedance Technique, "Stub-Meter'

Author(s): Arnold, J. S.
Corporate Author: Stanford Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-04
Report Number: WADC TR 54-231 Part 3
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Effect Of Strain Rate On The Tensile Properties Of Sae 4340 Steel

Author(s): Klinger, Richard F.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-02
Report Number: WADC TR 53-507
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Refractory Materials For Use In High Temperature Areas Of Aircraft

Author(s): Thielke, Norman R.
Corporate Author: The Pennsylvania State University
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-07
Report Number: WADC TR 54-467
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Development Of Low Elongation, High Strength Webbing For Use In Safety Harness Application

Author(s): Neff, Russell J.
Corporate Author: Phoenix Trimming Company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1955-05
Report Number: WADC TR 55-3
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Stress Corrosion Cracking In Type 403 Stainless Steel

Author(s): Fontana, Mars G.
Corporate Author: Ohio State University Research Foundation
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-08
Report Number: WADC TR 56-242
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Development Of Non-Destructive Tests For Structural Adhesive Bonds

Author(s): Arnold, J. S.
Corporate Author: Stanford Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-06
Report Number: WADC TR 54-231 Part 4
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Micro Lubricant Test Methods. Part IV. Evaporation Loss Of Lubricating Greases And Oils, Viscosity Of Lubricants at -65 Degrees F, And Foaming Charateristics Of Crankcase And Aircraft Engine Lubricating Oils

Author(s): Christian, John B.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-11
Report Number: WADC TR 55-449 Part 4
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Research On Elevated Temperature Resistant Inorganic Polymer Structural Adhesives

Author(s): Levine, Harold H.
Corporate Author: Quantum, Incorporated
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-11
Report Number: WADC TR 55-271 Part 2
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Research On Elevated Temperature Resistant Inorganic Polymer Structural Adhesives

Author(s): Levine, Harold H.
Corporate Author: Quantum, Incorporated
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-03
Report Number: WADC TR 55-271
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Micro Lubricant Test Methods. Part III. Corrosion And Oxidation-Separation Of Oil From Lubricating Greases - Corrosiveness Of Greases And Oils

Author(s): Christian, John B.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-05
Report Number: WADC TR 55-449 Part 3
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The Development Of Current Nylon Webbings Utilizing 840 Denier Yarns In Lieu Of Now Specified 210 Denier Yarns

Author(s): Neff, Russell J.
Corporate Author: Phoenix Trimming company
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-05
Report Number: WADC TR 55-494
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Starting And Running Low Temperature Torques

Author(s): Rubin, Bernard
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-05
Report Number: WADC TR 56-175
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Relaxation Behavior Of Titanium Alloys

Author(s): Gillig, Franklin J.
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-12
Report Number: WADC TR 55-458 Part 2
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Investigation Of Stress Relief Procedures For Titanium And Titanium Alloys

Author(s): Gillig, Franklin J.
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-08
Report Number: WADC TR 55-510
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Effect Of Changing Cyclic Modulus On Bending Fatigue Strength

Author(s): Blatherwick, A. A.
Corporate Author: University Of Minnesota
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-10
Report Number: WADC TR 56-127
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Polyarylurea Greases

Author(s): Kjerland, D. T.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-07
Report Number: WADC TR 56-177
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A Study Of The Possibility Of Reinforcing High-Temperature Alloys By Addition Of Refractory Powders

Author(s): Burney, John D.
Corporate Author: P. R. Mallory & Co. Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-05
Report Number: WADC TR 56-190
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A Study Of The Effects Of Chemicals On The Strength Of Nylon And Dacron Parachute Fabrics

Author(s): Cates, David M.
Corporate Author: School Of Textiles North Carolina State College
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-11
Report Number: WADC TR 56-288
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Intermittent Stressing And Heating Tests Of Aircraft Structural Metals

Author(s): Guarnieri, G. J.
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, Inc.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-01
Report Number: WADC TR 53-24 Part 3
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Evaluation Of Dry Film Lubricants

Author(s): Rubin, Bernard
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-09
Report Number: WADC TR 53-466 Part 2
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Elementary Statistical Approach To Microbiological Research

Author(s): Mahan, James L.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-09
Report Number: WADC TR 56-431
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Measuring Field Handling And Transportation Conditions

Author(s): Martin, Donald S.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-11
Report Number: WADC TR 56-464
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Evaluation Tests Of Arylurea-silicone Greases In Aircraft Equipment

Author(s): Schwenker, Herbert
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-12
Report Number: WADC TR 56-475
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Effects Of Nuclear Radiation On Military Specification Greases

Author(s): Rice, William L. R.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1956-12
Report Number: WADC TR 56-430 Part 1
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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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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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Airframe Lubricants

Author(s): None Given
Corporate Author: Airframe Lubricants Group Of The Aircraft Lubricants Division, Coordinating Research Council, Inc
Laboratory: Materials 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): Marcus, Hyman
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-04
Report Number: WADC TR 57-38
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The Safety Of Aircraft Structures

Author(s): Freudenthal, A. M.
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-07
Report Number: WADC TR 57-131
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Micro Lubricant Test Methods. Part V. High Temperature Viscosity

Author(s): Christian, John B.
Corporate Author: Materials Laboratory
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-02
Report Number: WADC TR 55-449 Part 5
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Development Of Non-Destructive Tests For Structural Adhesive Bonds

Author(s): Arnold, J. S.
Corporate Author: Stanford Research Institute
Laboratory: Materials Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-02
Report Number: WADC TR 54-231 Part 5
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