Accession Number : ADA115645

Title :   Investigation of Materials for Waterproofing Leaky Corrugated Galvanized Steel-Arch Magazines from the Inside.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : CONSTRUCTION ENGINEERING RESEARCH LAB (ARMY) CHAMPAIGN IL

Personal Author(s) : Kanarowski,Stanley M

PDF Url : ADA115645

Report Date : Mar 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 49

Abstract : Leaky ammunition storage magazines are a serious problem both because of the deterioration of stored materiel and the high cost of repair. The usual repair procedure for galvanized steel and concrete magazines is to remove the earth cover, clean and waterproof the exterior surface, then replace the earth cover. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Steel, *Magazines(Ordnance), *Waterproofing, Gaskets, Butyl rubber, Resistance, Leakage(Fluid), Concrete, Storage, Ammunition, Corrugating, Peel strength, Adhesion, Repair, Costs, Laboratory tests

Subject Categories : Metallurgy and Metallography
      Fabrication Metallurgy
      Elastomers and Rubber
      Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE