Accession Number : ADA301827

Title :   Development of a Fire Test Facility for Graphite Fiber-Reinforced Composites.

Descriptive Note : Contract rept.,

Corporate Author : AVCO SPECIALTY MATERIALS DIV LOWELL MA

Personal Author(s) : Alexander, J. G.

PDF Url : ADA301827

Report Date : JUN 1980

Pagination or Media Count : 48

Abstract : A facility and test procedure were developed which are suitable for screening tests to evaluate fiber release characteristics of graphite fiber-reinforced composites in fire environments.

Descriptors :   *COMPOSITE MATERIALS, *FIBER REINFORCED COMPOSITES, *FIRE PROTECTION, *GRAPHITED MATERIALS, SIMULATION, MEASUREMENT, RATIOS, FIBERS, QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS, ENVIRONMENTS, AIRCRAFT, VALIDATION, PARAMETERS, TEST METHODS, COMPOSITE STRUCTURES, VARIABLES, COMBUSTION, THERMAL ANALYSIS, CONSTRUCTION, CONFIGURATIONS, RELEASE, TEST FACILITIES, MATERIALS RECOVERY, GAS FLOW, CRASHES, FIRE RESISTANCE, CRASH RESISTANCE, RADIATION SIMULATION TESTS.

Subject Categories : Laminates and Composite Materials
      Safety Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE