Accession Number : AD0830232
Title : FAILURE ANALYSIS OF LAUNCHER RELEASE CYLINDER, 7-89366,
Corporate Author : GENERAL DYNAMICS/ASTRONAUTICS SAN DIEGO CA
Personal Author(s) : Derango, J. H.
Report Date : 20 DEC 1958
Pagination or Media Count : 10
Abstract : The Launcher Release Cylinder that was damaged on Pad 12 at AFMTC in Florida was examined. The release cylinder would not function because of a broken Locking Segment Screw.
Descriptors : (*GUIDED MISSILE LAUNCHERS, RELEASE MECHANISMS), FAILURE(MECHANICS), DAMAGE, LOCKING FASTENER DEVICES, HYDRAULIC CYLINDERS, SURFACE TO SURFACE MISSILES.
Subject Categories : Couplers, Fasteners, and Joints
Guided Missile Launching and Basing Support
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE