Accession Number : AD0655857

Title :   APPLICATION OF REACTION RATE ANALYSIS TO THE MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF GLASS-REINFORCED PLASTICS.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : PICATINNY ARSENAL DOVER N J FELTMAN RESEARCH LABS

Personal Author(s) : McAbee,E. ; Levi,D. W.

Report Date : AUG 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 29

Abstract : Tensile strength data for 181 glass-cloth-reinforced polyester and epoxy were analyzed according to a modified rate equation. While these materials show somewhat more scatter than was encountered with the thermoplastic materials the agreement was such that a reasonable prediction of behavior could be made. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*REINFORCED PLASTICS, MECHANICAL PROPERTIES), POLYESTER PLASTICS, EPOXY RESINS, REINFORCING MATERIALS, GLASS TEXTILES, TENSILE PROPERTIES, STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, EQUATIONS

Subject Categories : Laminates and Composite Materials

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE