Accession Number : AD0694455

Title :   PRELIMINARY EXPERIMENTS ON DRAG REDUCING AGENTS IN LIGHT WATER CONCENTRATE SOLUTIONS.

Descriptive Note : Memo. rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Leach,P. B. ; Little,R. C.

Report Date : AUG 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : Preliminary experiments indicate that drag reducing agents incorporated in light water concentrates successfully reduce turbulent friction losses of fire-fighting fluids flowing in a pipe. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*FIRE EXTINGUISHERS, *DRAG), (*SKIN FRICTION, REDUCTION), SOLUTIONS(MIXTURES), ADDITIVES, SEA WATER, CONCENTRATION(CHEMISTRY), WATER, EPOXY RESINS, HALOGENATED HYDROCARBONS, FOAM, PIPES

Subject Categories : Safety Engineering
      Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE