Accession Number : ADD014676

Title :   Load Bearing Connective Damper.

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 22 Nov 88, patented 4 Sep 90,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Fischer, Eugene C ; Crane, Roger M

Report Date : 04 Sep 1990

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : A load bearing connective damper for service in tensile, compression, and torsion as a shock and vibration isolation mounting device. Dampers are constructed using a multidimensionally braided textile shape and a visco-elastic material disposed in the interstrand spaces of the textile shape. Patents. (js)

Descriptors :   *DAMPING, BRAIDS, CONNECTORS, LOADS(FORCES), MATERIALS, MOUNTS, PATENTS, SHAPE, SUPPORTS, TEXTILES, TORSION, VIBRATION ISOLATORS, VISCOELASTICITY

Subject Categories : Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE