Accession Number : AD0856538

Title :   Gemini B Large Pressure Bulkhead Hatch Element Strength Verification Test.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.

Corporate Author : MCDONNELL CO ST LOUIS MO

Report Date : 19 JUL 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 39

Abstract : The object of the test was to determine if the bond strengths of the Gemini B large pressure bulkhead hatch meet the requirements of McDonnell drawing number 58A320014. The large pressure bulkhead hatch consists of a fiberglass honeycomb core sandwich with titanium faceplates. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MANNED SPACECRAFT, HATCHES), (*SPACE STATIONS, HATCHES), (*HATCHES, SANDWICH CONSTRUCTION), SPACE CAPSULES, PRESSURIZED CABINS, HONEYCOMB CORES, GLASS TEXTILES, TITANIUM ALLOYS, BONDING, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), ACCEPTABILITY, SHEAR STRESSES.

Subject Categories : Manned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE