Accession Number : AD0849740

Title :   Emerging Aerospace Materials and Fabrication Techniques.

Descriptive Note : Final technical rept.

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE MATERIALS LAB WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Report Date : DEC 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 170

Abstract : Some of the more promising aerospace materials and fabrication techniques resulting from recent research and development programs are briefly described. These materials include metals and alloys, seals and sealants, coatings and finishes, fibers and filaments, resins and adhesives, ablation materials, graphites, fluids and lubes and miscellaneous materials. A list of recent handbooks related to these materials is also included. Proven or potential applications, limitations and availability of the materials are described. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*AEROSPACE CRAFT, MATERIALS), (*AIRFRAMES, MATERIALS), NIOBIUM ALLOYS, NICKEL ALLOYS, HEAT RESISTANT ALLOYS, HEAT RESISTANT METALS, TITANIUM ALLOYS, DIFFUSION BONDING, CASTING ALLOYS, EXTRUSION, ROLLING(METALLURGY), HIGH ENERGY RATE FORMING, THERMAL JOINING, COMPOSITE MATERIALS, GRAPHITE, PLASTICS, SYNTHETIC FIBERS, ABLATION, CERAMIC MATERIALS.

Subject Categories : Research and Experimental Aircraft
      Ceramics, Refractories and Glass
      Laminates and Composite Materials
      Metallurgy and Metallography
      Fabrication Metallurgy
      Plastics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE