Accession Number : AD0420920

Title :   THE SUBSTITUTION OF PLASTICS FOR METALS IN THE FABRICATION OF MOLDS USED IN SOLID PROPELLANT RESEARCH,

Corporate Author : PICATINNY ARSENAL DOVER N J

Personal Author(s) : Dunigan,Thomas E.

Report Date : AUG 1963

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : This report details the development of procedures for the fabrication of silicone resin molds for use in the casting of solid propellant samples for various tests. It is a process that is not only economically advantageous but produces plastic molds decidedly superior to their metal counter-parts. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PLASTICS, MOLDING MATERIALS), (*SOLID ROCKET PROPELLANTS, MOLDINGS), SILICONE PLASTICS, PHYSICAL PROPERTIES, FEASIBILITY STUDIES

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE