Accession Number : AD0494886

Title :   Development of Silicone Rubbers for Use at Temperatures Down to -100 F.

Descriptive Note : Progress rept. 5 Jun-4 Sep 50,

Corporate Author : CONNECTICUT HARD RUBBER CO NEW HAVEN

Personal Author(s) : Wasserman, H. H. ; Fairbank, H. A. ; Humphrey, B. J. ; Walker, C. A. ; Pfenninger, A.

Report Date : 11 DEC 1950

Pagination or Media Count : 73

Abstract : The immediate objective of the investigations has been the improvement of currently available silicone elastomers so that they can be used in preparing a rubber serviceable at extremely low temperatures.

Descriptors :   (*SILICONE PLASTICS, SYNTHETIC RUBBER), (*SYNTHETIC RUBBER, OPTIMIZATION), BENZOPHENONES, REINFORCING MATERIALS, LOW TEMPERATURE, ELASTOMERS, AGING(MATERIALS), CURING AGENTS, PIGMENTS, PEROXIDES, CROSSLINKING(CHEMISTRY), CARBON BLACK, KETONES, POLYMERIZATION, ELECTRON MICROSCOPY, STATIC ELECTRICITY, COLD WEATHER TESTS, SURFACE ACTIVE SUBSTANCES, CHLORINATION, TITANIUM COMPOUNDS, AMMONIA, DIOXIDES, POLYVINYL ALCOHOL, OXIDES, POLYMERS, ZINC COMPOUNDS, TENSILE PROPERTIES, ELONGATION, HARDNESS, CALCIUM COMPOUNDS, CARBONATES.

Subject Categories : Physical Chemistry
      Plastics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE