Accession Number : AD0432051


Title :   BALLISTIC PROTECTIVE BUOYANCY MATERIALS.


Descriptive Note : Quarterly rept. no. 15, 1 July-30 Sep 63,


Corporate Author : MELLON INST PITTSBURGH PA


Personal Author(s) : Jaskwski,M C


Report Date : 30 Sep 1963


Pagination or Media Count : 16


Abstract : Both the buoyant and ballistic effectiveness of felts prepared from the 1.0 denier acrylic staple fibers which had been commercially pre-hydrophobed were evaluated in the laboratory. Compartmented felts of the pre-hydrophobed 1.0 denier acrylic fibers were prepared on a commercial scale by several textile processors. (Author)


Descriptors :   *ACRYLIC RESINS , *TEXTILES , SYNTHETIC FIBERS , MATERIALS , BUOYANCY , SILICONE PLASTICS , MOISTUREPROOFING


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