Accession Number : ADD005189

Title :   Molded Drag Reduction Coatings.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Pearl,Harry A

Report Date : 09 May 1978

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : Improved molded drag reduction coatings which inhibit the degradation of drag reduction properties of high molecular weight polymers such as polyethylene oxide. The moldings incorporate compatible anti-oxidants and/or lubricants and plasticizers in amounts that do not significantly decrease the drag reduction effectiveness of the polymer used. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Coatings, *Polyethylene plastics, *Oxides, Drag reduction, Molding, Molecular weight, Antioxidants, Lubricants, Plasticizers

Subject Categories : Coatings, Colorants and Finishes
      Plastics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE