Accession Number : AD0840251

Title :   METHODS TO PRODUCE HIGH MODULUS GRAPHITE YARN.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 9 Apr 67-9 Jun 68,

Corporate Author : HITCO GARDENA CA

Personal Author(s) : Langlois, Guy B.

Report Date : AUG 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 113

Abstract : The purpose of this program was development of manufacturing processes for continuous high modulus (50 times 10 to the 6th power psi), graphite fibers. Feasibility of this goal had been demonstrated on a laboratory scale prior to this program. A pre-pilot plant and a pilot plant were designed, constructed and demonstrated. (Author, modified-PL).

Descriptors :   *GRAPHITE), (*FIBERS, RAYON, MANUFACTURING, PYROLYSIS, PILOT PLANTS, TEST METHODS, MICROSTRUCTURE.

Subject Categories : Textiles
      Mfg & Industrial Eng & Control of Product Sys

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE