Accession Number : AD0677730

Title :   LOW COST HIGH ENERGY RATE FORM DIES (DYNAPAK),

Corporate Author : GENERAL DYNAMICS/ASTRONAUTICS SAN DIEGO CALIF

Personal Author(s) : DeVlieg,D. G.

Report Date : OCT 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : The object of this project was to prove the feasibility of using a thin shell die for high energy rate forming and to evaluate various plastics materials for the fabrication of such a die to replace the punch press type form dies of a costly machined, hardened and ground tool steel. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*DIES, *HIGH ENERGY RATE FORMING), LAMINATES, GLASS TEXTILES, FEASIBILITY STUDIES, THICKNESS, PLASTICS, SHEETS, HEMISPHERICAL SHELLS

Subject Categories : Refractory Fibers
      Laminates and Composite Materials
      Fabrication Metallurgy
      Plastics
      Machinery and Tools

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE