Accession Number : AD0774489

Title :   Instructions for Connecting Aluminum End Fittings to 6-Inch Circumference, Double-Braided Nylon Towing Hawser with Epoxy Resin.

Descriptive Note : Instruction Manual, Researh and Development rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL SHIP RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER ANNAPOLIS MD

Personal Author(s) : Ohlbaum,Robert A.

Report Date : NOV 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 52

Abstract : A step-by-step procedure for attaching aluminum end fittings to 6-inch circumference, double-braided nylon hawser using epoxy resin is presented. The fitting provides a more compact termination for the hawser than an eye splice. The report also describes the materials required for connecting the fitting and a narrated training film that shows the main steps in connecting a fitting. (Author-PL)

Descriptors :   *Towing cables, *Couplings, *Bonding, Instruction manuals, Epoxy resins, Fittings, Preparation, Curing, Naval training

Subject Categories : Couplers, Fasteners, and Joints
      Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE