Accession Number : AD0164075

Title :   Nondestructive Testing of Hull Stiffeners.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Hand,Walter ; Silvergleit,Maurice ; Fried,Nathan

Report Date : 20 JAN 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : The invention relates to the nondestructive testing of the bonding between glass reinforced plastic sections and more particularly pertains to the testing of secondary bonding of stiffeners to a glass reinforced ship hulls. The testing is accomplished in-place and can be repeated during the life of the ship when necessary.

Descriptors :   (*NONDESTRUCTIVE TESTING, *PATENTS), (*REINFORCING MATERIALS, *BONDING), (*SHIP HULLS, *REINFORCED PLASTICS), GLASS TEXTILES, BONDED JOINTS, PRESSURIZATION, LEAKAGE(FLUID)

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE