Accession Number : AD0163572

Title :   Closure and Method of Making the Same.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Rogge,Bernard

Report Date : 19 OCT 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The patent discloses a seal for receptacles having generally a cylindrical opening closed by an unthreaded plug requiring no packing or compressible material to prevent leakage. The seal is accomplished by the sheared metal formed in an internal undercut of the plug of highly compressed metal and the contiguous surfaces of the sealing plug and wall of the cylindrical opening. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*METAL SEALS, *PATENTS), CUTTING, COMPRESSIVE PROPERTIES, BROACHES

Subject Categories : Adhesives, Seals and Binders

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE