Accession Number : AD0832483

Title :   'D' SERIES FUEL MANIFORD STATIC AND VIBRATION TESTS,

Corporate Author : GENERAL DYNAMICS/ASTRONAUTICS SAN DIEGO CA

Personal Author(s) : Harrison, S. R.

Report Date : 15 AUG 1959

Pagination or Media Count : 36

Abstract : The purpose of the test was: (1) To validate the strength of the fuel maniford and its supports under static and vibration loads. (2) To determine flex joint durability at extreme angular cycling. (3) To determine the burst pressure required to fail the specimen. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MANIFOLDS(ENGINES), STRUCTURAL PROPERTIES), (*FUEL SYSTEMS, RELIABILITY), SURFACE TO SURFACE MISSILES, LIQUID PROPELLANT ROCKET ENGINES, FLEXIBLE COUPLINGS, BUTTERFLY VALVES, SUPPORTS, ENVIRONMENTAL TESTS, VIBRATION, CAPTIVE TESTS, RUPTURE, FATIGUE(MECHANICS), ADAPTERS, DUCT INLETS.

Subject Categories : Surface-launched Guided Missiles
      Mechanics
      Reciprocating and Rotating Engines

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE