Accession Number : AD0163613

Title :   Pressure Vessel Apparatus.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

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

Personal Author(s) : Zaid,Melvin ; Wachtell,Stanley

Report Date : 12 JAN 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : The patent relates to an ultra high pressure vessel for propellant testing in which two concentric cylinders enable the testing of burning properties of propellant and explosive materials at pressures up to 400,000 p.s.i., and wherein the inner cylinder has outwardly expendible seal means whereby seal tightening is obtained as the developed pressure increases.

Descriptors :   (*PRESSURE VESSELS, *PATENTS), SOLID ROCKET PROPELLANTS, TEST METHODS, SEALS, COMBUSTION

Subject Categories : Containers and Packaging
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE