Accession Number : ADA019403

Title :   The Impact Strength of Polymers. Part 2. Glass Filled Thermoplastics.

Descriptive Note : Technical note,

Corporate Author : EXPLOSIVES RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT ESTABLISHMENT WALTHAM ABBEY (ENGLAND)

Personal Author(s) : Pullen,W. J.

Report Date : NOV 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : The Charpy impact strength of nine glass filled thermoplastics has been measured over the temperature range -50 to +80 C. Energy to fracture/temperature profiles have been produced showing the effects of temperature and change in notch geometry. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Laminated glass, *Thermoplastic resins, *Impact strength, Composite materials, Charpy impact tests, Notch toughness, Polycarbonates, Polystyrene, Polysulfones, Nylon, Polyphenylenes, Copolymers, Great Britain

Subject Categories : Plastics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE