Accession Number : AD0430321


Title :   MECHANICAL - TIRE RUB STRIP - DETERMINATION OF WEAR CHARACTERISTICS,


Corporate Author : GENERAL DYNAMICS/FORT WORTH TEX


Personal Author(s) : Holt,T E


Report Date : 15 Jan 1964


Pagination or Media Count : 35


Abstract : Tests were conducted to determine a suitable rub-strip pad to protect the main landing gear doors and other portions of the wheel well when contacted by a spinning tire such as encountered on take-off procedures and to provide data for possible main landing gear modifications. (Author)


Descriptors :   *LANDING GEAR , *LANDING GEAR DOORS , PROTECTIVE COVERINGS , AIRCRAFT TIRES , ROTATION , FRICTION , GLASS TEXTILES , ALUMINUM , TEMPERATURE , ABRASION


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE