Accession Number : AD0864138

Title :   Evaluation of Test Techniques for Advanced Composite Materials.

Descriptive Note : Quarterly rept. no. 7, 30 Aug-30 Nov 69.

Corporate Author : AVCO GOVERNMENT PRODUCTS GROUP LOWELL MA AVCO APPLIED TECHNOLOGY DIV

Report Date : NOV 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 45

Abstract : The report reviews test data generated on thick boron epoxy laminates in tension, compression, flexure and short beam shear. The results are useful in terms of extending the range of parameters previously investigated on the contract. Also included is an up-dated review of metal matrix composite testing. (Author)

Descriptors :   *REINFORCED PLASTICS, *COMPOSITE MATERIALS, LAMINATES, BORON, REINFORCING MATERIALS, FILAMENTS, ALUMINUM ALLOYS, TENSILE PROPERTIES, COMPRESSIVE PROPERTIES, SHEAR STRESSES, FLEXURAL STRENGTH.

Subject Categories : Laminates and Composite Materials
      Metallurgy and Metallography
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE