Accession Number : AD0855633

Title :   Field Application Study and Environmental and Ballistics Evaluation of Vithane Sealing Materials

Descriptive Note : Final rept. May 1968-Feb 1969

Corporate Author : GOODYEAR TIRE AND RUBBER CO AKRON OH

Personal Author(s) : Koski, Edwin J

PDF Url : AD0855633

Report Date : Apr 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 50

Abstract : This report presents the results of the environmental and ballistics study of Vithane sealing materials subjected to various environmental and ballistic conditions. Work was also conducted in testing two adhesive systems. This evaluation resulted in recommendations to limit the use of these materials to certain environmental conditions.

Descriptors :   *BALLISTICS, *ENVIRONMENTAL TESTS, *SEALING COMPOUNDS, ADHESIVES, ALUMINUM ALLOYS, ARMOR PIERCING AMMUNITION, BONDING, CORROSION, DUST, FIRING TESTS(ORDNANCE), FUEL FILTERS, FUEL TANKS, FUNGI, GUNS, HUMIDITY, LEAKAGE(FLUID), MAGNESIUM, METAL PLATES, PENETRATION, SAND

Subject Categories : Adhesives, Seals and Binders

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE