German Facilities for the Production of Centrifugally Cast Gun Tubes
XXIX-39. HMSO [and] Combined [British/US] Intelligence Objectives Sub-Committee (CIOS). 1945.
** During the investigation, carried out following SHAEF order 973 of 13th June 1945, it was discovered that Germany had a very considerable centrifugal casting industry.
CIOS 'Black List of targets for urgent investigation' category: Metallurgy
Duplicated typewritten report in English, 10 x 7.5 inches, 25 x 19 cms. 21 pages including 5 pages of sketches.
Very good in original stapled card wrappers.
Summary; Equipment; Production; Manufacturing development; Standard practice-casting; Chemistry and heat treatment; Inspection and testing; Liust of key personnel at plants examined; Skodaworks, Pilsen, Czechoslovakia