Accession Number : AD0854585

Title :   Test Firing of a Castable Carbon Rocket Nozzle

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE ROCKET PROPULSION LAB EDWARDS AFB CA

Personal Author(s) : Ellison, John R ; Schoner, Robert J ; Thrasher, Durward I

PDF Url : AD0854585

Report Date : Feb 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 93

Abstract : The report discusses the results obtained from a test firing of a castablo-carbon-material nozzle. A malfunction during the firing cycle caused a shortening of the test cycle and some damage to the test stand.

Descriptors :   *ROCKET NOZZLES, AGING(MATERIALS), CAPTIVE TESTS, FAILURE(MECHANICS), GRAPHITE, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS, NOZZLE INSERTS, NOZZLE THROATS, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), SOLID ROCKET PROPELLANTS, STRAIN(MECHANICS), STRESSES, TEST FACILITIES

Subject Categories : Rocket Engines

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE