Accession Number : AD0849553

Title :   Flexible and Rigid Systems for the Distribution of Freezable Liquids at Low Temperatures.

Descriptive Note : Technical note,

Corporate Author : NAVAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LAB PORT HUENEME CA

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

Report Date : JUN 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : The technical note presents the results of a feasibility study of electrically heat-traced hose, and the results of a low-temperature evaluation of a commercial piping system with preapplied electric heat-tracing elements, insulations and protective outer cover. The latter work included assembly at -30F and tests of the heat-tracing system at temperatures to -45F. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*HOSES, POLAR REGIONS), (*PIPES, POLAR REGIONS), HEATING ELEMENTS, THERMAL INSULATION, LOW TEMPERATURE, LIQUIDS, DISTRIBUTION, FEASIBILITY STUDIES.

Subject Categories : Pumps, Filters, Pipes, Tubing, Fittings & Vlvs

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE