Accession Number : ADD015787

Title :   Process for Shaping Articles from Electrosetting Compositions.

Descriptive Note : Patent, filed 11 Sep 89, patented 16 Mar 93,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Reitz, Ronald P

Report Date : 16 Mar 1993

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : A phase changing composition for making articles that can be influenced as to shape and cure time by the application of an electric field. Also disclosed are apparatus and processes for using the material. The composition is characterized in that under the influence of an electrostatic field, the cure time of the composition is significantly shorter.

Descriptors :   *ELECTROSTATIC FIELDS, *MATERIALS, *SHAPE, *PATENTS, ELECTRIC FIELDS, TIME, CURING, VISCOSITY, FLUIDS, PHASE TRANSFORMATIONS

Subject Categories : Physical Chemistry
      Electricity and Magnetism
      Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE