Accession Number : AD0163792


Title :   Thermally Conductive Bearing Material.


Descriptive Note : Patent,


Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C


Personal Author(s) : D'Andrea,Giuliano


Report Date : 18 JUL 1972


Pagination or Media Count : 7


Abstract : The patent describes a lightweight composite material consisting essentially of geometrically identical metal fibers uniformly distributed in a randomly oriented fashion throughout a matrix of an epoxy resin mixed with an amine curing agent to be used as a material for bearings with large surface areas in frictional contact with steel surfaces.


Descriptors :   (*BEARINGS, COMPOSITE MATERIALS), (*PATENTS, BEARINGS), REINFORCED PLASTICS, FIBERS


Subject Categories : MACHINERY AND TOOLS


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE