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Published: 01 December 2004
Fig. 1.2 One-piece cast missile tail cone. A cost-effective and reliable alternative to what had been a multicomponent assembly More
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Published: 01 June 2016
Fig. 9.20 Repair locations on the missile rail. Courtesy of South Dakota School of Mines and Technology More
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Published: 01 June 2016
Fig. 9.21 Experimental setup for developing and validating the missile rail repair. Courtesy of South Dakota School of Mines and Technology More
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Published: 01 June 2016
Fig. 9.22 Slot in Al-7075 missile rail in the as-sprayed condition. Courtesy of South Dakota School of Mines and Technology More
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sfa.t52780035
EISBN: 978-1-62708-268-6
..., and transfer symbols) come together to generate a fault-tree analysis. charting symbols fault-tree analysis IN THE 1950s AND 1960s, the United States developed its nuclear intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) program. Nuclear ICBMs were designed such that when launched, they could...
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Published: 01 December 2000
Fig. 14.5 Investment cast, hot isostatically pressed, and heat treated particulate-reinforced aluminide missile fin More
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Published: 01 May 2018
FIG. 9.7 Charles Wilson, Secretary of Defense, designed a program to replace manned aircraft with missiles. Source: Historical Office Public Affairs. More
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Published: 01 December 2000
Fig. 7.1 Aerospace and automotive Ti-6Al-4V parts produced using blended elemental powder. (a) Impeller. (b) F-18 pivot fitting. (c) Missile housing. (d) Lens housing. (e) Automotive cylinder More
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Published: 01 December 2000
Fig. 7.2 Prealloyed powder aerospace parts. (a) F-14 fuselage brace. (b) Engine mount support fitting for the F-18 aircraft. (c) Cruise missile engine impeller. (d) Four section welded nacelle frame structure. (e) Titanium aluminide demonstration impeller. Parts were produced by the crucible More
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2016
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hpcspa.t54460227
EISBN: 978-1-62708-285-3
... as-deposited and machined state. Courtesy of South Dakota School of Mines and Technology LAU-128 Missile Rail The LAU-128 is a guided missile launcher commonly used on fighter aircraft; it mounts to a standard rail launcher. The launchers are attached to each of the aircraft underwing pylons...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.piht2.t55050001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-311-9
...% regulation through swings of line voltage. Motor-driven voltage regulators could be furnished on request. The induction hardening of air-to-air missile fuse bodies was developed during the Korean War. These were the striking end of the air-to-air missiles. The bodies required a soft nose to allow...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.aceg.t68410247
EISBN: 978-1-62708-280-8
... Missiles Missile bodies, missile fins Investment cast C 355 T61/T62 Motorcycles Pistons Gravity permanent mold casting 242 T61 Air-cooled cylinder heads Gravity permanent mold casting A 242 T61/T571 Power generation High velocity blowers and impellers Air set sand casting, semi-permanent...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.aceg.t68410091
EISBN: 978-1-62708-280-8
... supercharger covers, jet engine compressor cases, missile housings, cylinder heads, and timing gears are some of the typical applications. Hypereutectic alloys such as 390 and B390 have a higher silicon content of 16 to 18%, 0.5 to 0.65% magnesium, and 4 to 5% copper. The larger primary silicon crystals...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250129
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... in the late 1940s and early 1950s to a military on the cutting edge of developing jet engines, supersonic aircraft, missiles, and lighter-weight trucks, tanks, landing craft, and other hardware for the Cold War and the Korean conflict. The problem was the lack of industry producing titanium. Titanium Made...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 September 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cfw.t52860001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-338-6
... currently used on the Heidrun tension leg platform in Norway. The riser has been in service since 2001. The Northrop Grumman MCI is the convex version of the wound-in-place hyperboloid joint invented at Westinghouse for the lower joint of the Tomahawk Missile Launcher. The Northrop Grumman riser has been...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sfa.t52780019
EISBN: 978-1-62708-268-6
... inadvertently is a system failure with almost certain disastrous consequences. What if a nuclear intercontinental ballistic missile launched inadvertently? Such an event would be cataclysmic and incomprehensible. It was precisely this hypothesized system failure that led to the creation of the fault-tree...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ttg2.t61120005
EISBN: 978-1-62708-269-3
... suitable for a specific application. Selection for Other Property Reasons Optic-system support structures are a little-known but very important structural application for titanium. Complex castings are used in surveillance and guidance systems for aircraft and missiles to support the optics where...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 July 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.bcp.t52230523
EISBN: 978-1-62708-298-3
..., WA Fenn R.W. , Crooks D.D. , Kinder W.C. , and Lempriere B.M. , 1967 . “ Test Methods for Mechanical Properties of Anisotropic Materials (Beryllium Sheet) ,” Report AFML-TR-67–212, Lockheed Missile and Space Co. , Palo Alto, CA Fenn R.W. Jr. , Crooks D.D...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 July 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.bcp.9781627082983
EISBN: 978-1-62708-298-3
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.lmub.t53550193
EISBN: 978-1-62708-307-2
.../in. 3 ). Source: Ref 4.1 Fig. 4.1 Specific modulus comparison of lightweight materials. Source: Ref 4.1 The microyield strength of beryllium is important in guidance system components for ships, aircraft, and missiles. In a gyroscopic system, permanent errors can be introduced...