Accession Number : AD0758429

Title :   Fuel Systems Standards Analysis Research Report.

Corporate Author : WYLE LABS HUNTSVILLE ALA EASTERN OPERATIONS

Report Date : FEB 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 172

Abstract : The Proposed Federal Standards Elements apply to boats having enclosed engine and fuel compartments utilizing fuel with a flash point of less than 110 degrees F. The Technical Analysis lists the sources and discusses the fuel systems devices that are presently in use and the need for such devices for safety in the prevention of fire and explosion. Compliance Testing discusses the various methods that could be employed for installation and safe operation. (Author Modified Abstract)

Descriptors :   (*BOATS, FUEL SYSTEMS), (*FUEL SYSTEMS, STANDARDS), (*SAFETY, BOATS), FUEL TANKS, INSTALLATION, VALVES, LEAKAGE(FLUID), FUEL FILTERS, FUEL PUMPS, INSTALLATION, OPERATION, FIRE SAFETY, TEST METHODS

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering
      Safety Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE