Accession Number : AD0836104

Title :   INVESTIGATION OF GRAPHITE FILAMENT REINFORCED EPOXIES.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 9 May 67-9 May 68,

Corporate Author : PHILCO-FORD CORP NEWPORT BEACH CALIF AERONUTRONIC DIV

Personal Author(s) : Novak,R. C.

Report Date : MAY 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 102

Abstract : The report covers a combined experimental-analytical investigation of high modulus graphite filament reinforced epoxies. Results of a thorough characterization of the graphite filaments and epoxies are presented. A discussion is given of the failure mode of the composites, and the effect of voids on composite behavior is assessed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*COMPOSITE MATERIALS, *REINFORCED PLASTICS), (*EPOXY RESINS, MECHANICAL PROPERTIES), WHISKERS(CRYSTALS), GRAPHITE, FILAMENTS, X RAY DIFFRACTION, ELECTRON MICROSCOPY, COMPRESSIVE PROPERTIES, MODULUS OF ELASTICITY, TENSILE PROPERTIES, LOADS(FORCES), MANUFACTURING, VISCOSITY, CURING AGENTS, AGING(MATERIALS), TABLES(DATA), SHEAR STRESSES, PHOTOMICROGRAPHY

Subject Categories : Laminates and Composite Materials
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE