Accession Number : AD0844790

Title :   2 1/2 Inch Tube Coupling Evaluation Test,

Corporate Author : GENERAL DYNAMICS/ASTRONAUTICS SAN DIEGO CA

Personal Author(s) : Brittain, H. G.

Report Date : 19 DEC 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 21

Abstract : The object of this test was to determine the suitablity of the GD/A designed and fabricated split ring clamp as a replacement for the Marman J-11 coupling clamp. The fatigue properties of the split ring clamp and its ability to seal the Marman J-11 tube coupling under misaligned conditions was to be evaluated. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PROPELLANT CONTROL, PIPES), (*COUPLINGS, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING)), FLANGES, BOLTED JOINTS, METAL SEALS, ALIGNMENT, PRESSURIZATION, LEAKAGE(FLUID), FATIGUE(MECHANICS), RUPTURE, DEFLECTION.

Subject Categories : Couplers, Fasteners, and Joints
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Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE