Accession Number:

AD0266500

Title:

STRUCTURAL FABRIC PROGRAM

Descriptive Note:

Quarterly interim technical progress rept. no. 1, 1 Jul-1 Oct 61.

Corporate Author:

GOODYEAR AEROSPACE CORP AKRON OHIO

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Report Date:

1961-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

A program, as related to aerospace applications was initiated to provide a means of manufacturing large low-density AIRMAT structures made of metallic cloth and yarns capable of small volume packaging. This effort encompasses an industrial survey of loom manufacturers, a study of process variables and the selection of a textile consultant. Efforts were directed toward the development of a loom procurement specification and the actual procurement of a loom capable of producing a low density AIRMAT in the order of 10 toospace applications was initiated to provide a means of manufacturing large low-density AIRMAT structures made of metallic cloth and yarns capable of small volume packaging. This effort encompasses an industrial survey of loom manufacturers, a study of process variables and 20 ft wide with a maximum depth of 8 ft. Author

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE