Accession Number : ADD001392

Title :   Graphite Fiber Treatment.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Elban,Wayne L ; Larsen,James V

Report Date : 03 Sep 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The patent relates to high modulus graphite fiber reinforced composites with improved interlaminar shear strength. These provided by depositing a metal containing compound on the graphite fiber, decomposing the metal containing compound at elevated temperatures in an inert atmosphere and then using the fiber to form a composite.

Descriptors :   *Metallizing, *Patents, Carbon fibers, Composite materials, Reinforced plastics, Metalorganic compounds, Decomposition

Subject Categories : Coatings, Colorants and Finishes
      Laminates and Composite Materials

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE