Accession Number : AD0163613
Title : Pressure Vessel Apparatus.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Zaid,Melvin ; Wachtell,Stanley
Report Date : 12 JAN 1971
Pagination or Media Count : 3
Abstract : The patent relates to an ultra high pressure vessel for propellant testing in which two concentric cylinders enable the testing of burning properties of propellant and explosive materials at pressures up to 400,000 p.s.i., and wherein the inner cylinder has outwardly expendible seal means whereby seal tightening is obtained as the developed pressure increases.
Descriptors : (*PRESSURE VESSELS, *PATENTS), SOLID ROCKET PROPELLANTS, TEST METHODS, SEALS, COMBUSTION
Subject Categories : CONTAINERS AND PACKAGING
TEST FACILITIES, EQUIPMENT AND METEORS
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE