Accession Number : ADD006377

Title :   Method of Age Testing Rubber Based Propellants.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Jacobs,Merrit

Report Date : 28 Mar 1979

Pagination or Media Count : 24

Abstract : A method of testing the aging properties of a rubber-based propellant by exposing a stressed sample of the rubber-based propellant to a controlled flow of air containing a carefully controlled concentration of ozone, and periodically measuring the physical properties. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Aging(Materials), *Solid propellants, *Test methods, *Rubber, Composite propellants, Ozone, Measurement, Physical properties, Stress analysis, Flexural strength, Environmental tests, Pressure

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
      Mechanics
      Solid Rocket Propellants

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE