Accession Number : AD0832150

Title :   EVALUATION OF EROSION PROPERTIES OF VARIOUS FOAMED MATERIALS FOR MISSILE APPLICATION,

Corporate Author : GENERAL DYNAMICS SAN DIEGO CA CONVAIR DIV

Personal Author(s) : Brown, J. F.

Report Date : 13 JUL 1959

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : Results of erosion resistance tests of various foamed plastic materials in a high temperature supersonic air flow are tabulated. The materials included 2 polystyrenes, 2 polyurethanes, an aluminum silicate fiber composite, and a phenolic polyurethane composition.

Descriptors :   *HEAT SHIELDS, *EXPANDED PLASTICS, EROSION, GUIDED MISSILE COMPONENTS, THERMAL INSULATION, ISOCYANATES, PLASTICS, STYRENE PLASTICS, CERAMIC FIBERS, ALUMINUM COMPOUNDS, SILICATES, BINDERS, COMPOSITE MATERIALS, PHENOLIC PLASTICS, ABLATION, SUPERSONIC FLOW.

Subject Categories : Plastics
      Guided Missiles

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE