Accession Number : ADD006339

Title :   Filament/Epoxy Camouflage Launch Tubes.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Clodfelter,Glen A ; Fruchtnicht,Ocke C

Report Date : 30 Jan 1979

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : Filament/epoxy camouflage launch tubes in which the launch tubes are fabricated using conventional filament winding processes and materials and in which each tube is bonded together with an epoxy resin system in which the epoxy resin system includes coloring agents for coloring the launch tubes in a camouflage color that colors the launch tube through and through. The exact color of the launch tube can be varied by varying the amount of the coloring agent.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Launch tubes, *Camouflage, *Filament wound construction, *Coloring, Epoxy resins

Subject Categories : Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics
      Countermeasures
      Rockets

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE