Accession Number : AD0801927

Title :   RETEST OF B. F. GOODRICH UNICELLULAR FOAM.

Descriptive Note : Test rept.,

Corporate Author : COAST GUARD BALTIMORE MD FIELD TESTING AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER

Report Date : 08 NOV 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : Sample lots of Types A, B and C Unicellular Plastic Buoyant Foam were previously tested for compliance with Subpart 164.015 dated 8 September 1965 of 46 CFR, Specification for Plastic Foam, Unicellular Buoyant, Sheet and Molded Shapes. In these tests the results of volume loss of heat aging for Type B foam were inconclusive. This report covers the retest of a new sample lot of Type B foam for volume loss on heat aging. The report describes the test procedure used and the result of the test.

Descriptors :   (*EXPANDED PLASTICS, ENVIRONMENTAL TESTS), TEMPERATURE, AGING(MATERIALS), DEGRADATION, VOLUME, MARINE SAFETY EQUIPMENT, BUOYANCY, ACCEPTABILITY.

Subject Categories : Plastics
      Safety Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE