Accession Number : AD0856668
Title : Torque Versus Preload. Gemini B RV/Adapter Tie Strap.
Descriptive Note : Final rept.
Corporate Author : MCDONNELL CO ST LOUIS MO
Report Date : 13 MAY 1968
Pagination or Media Count : 11
Abstract : The purpose of the test was to determine nut torque versus tension load in the bolt for a nut and bolt combination of the size and material that is used for the Gemini B Adapter/Reentry Module mating straps. Thirty tests of nut torque versus bolt load measurement were conducted on twelve test assemblies. (Author)
Descriptors : *BOLTS), (*MANNED SPACECRAFT, REENTRY VEHICLES), (*SPACE STATIONS, REENTRY VEHICLES), (*ADAPTERS, SPACE CAPSULES, TORQUE, LOADS(FORCES), TENSILE PROPERTIES, LOCKING FASTENER DEVICES.
Subject Categories : Couplers, Fasteners, and Joints
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE