Accession Number : ADA133318

Title :   Development of a Fire-Resistant Anti-Sweat Submarine Hull Insulation Based on Fiber Glass Materials.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 17 Sep 82-Sep 83,

Corporate Author : MANVILLE SERVICE CORP DENVER CO RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Himes,R C ; Mitchell,H ; Baca,S

PDF Url : ADA133318

Report Date : Sep 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 59

Abstract : Development of two candidate submarine hull insulations based on fiber glass materials is described. Properties of the materials, submitted to the Navy in substantial quantity, are presented in detail. The fire-resistant, anti-sweat materials meet or exceed 10 of the 13 specifications for which tests have been performed. Further development is recommended. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Submarine hulls, *Insulation, *Fire resistant materials, Fiberglass, Water repellents, Density, Tensile strength, Flexible materials, Thermal stability, Resistance, Standards, Requirements, Specifications, Safety

Subject Categories : Air Condition, Heating, Lighting & Ventilating
      Submarine Engineering
      Safety Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE