MIL-STD-852 1965 Edition, September 21, 1965
GLASS REAR PEENING PROCEDURES
Includes all amendments and changes through Notice 2, January 12, 1996
Additional Comments: CNCL NO S/S
This standard establishes minimum requirements and procedures for glass bead peening of ferrous and non-ferrous parts which are subjected to repeated applications of stress such as the following: axles, landing gear parts, springs, gears, structural extrusions and wing panels. The purpose of such peening is to relieve stress, increase fatigue life and increase resistance to stress corrosion.