Accession Number : ADA307085

Title :   Feasibility Study on the Use of Plastic Components for the 81-MM Mortar Bipod Assembly.

Corporate Author : PICATINNY ARSENAL DOVER NJ FELTMAN RESEARCH LABS

Personal Author(s) : Eig, Merrill

PDF Url : ADA307085

Report Date : FEB 1963

Pagination or Media Count : 50

Abstract : The object is to analyze strain gage data on the bipod assembly for the 81 mm mortar and to determine the feasibility of replacing heavy metal parts with lightweight plastics.

Descriptors :   *PLASTICS, *REINFORCING MATERIALS, *MORTARS, TENSILE STRENGTH, GLASS, BENDING, FEASIBILITY STUDIES, STRAIN GAGES, LIGHTWEIGHT, EPOXY COMPOSITES, COMPRESSIVE STRENGTH, EPOXY RESINS, PAPER, HEAVY METALS, PHENOLIC PLASTICS, COTTON.

Subject Categories : Laminates and Composite Materials
      Plastics
      Guns

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE