Accession Number:

AD0269577

Title:

BALLISTIC PROTECTIVE BUOYANT MATERIALS

Descriptive Note:

Quarterly rept. no. 7, 1 Jul-30 Sep 1961

Corporate Author:

CARNEGIE-MELLON UNIV PITTSBURGH PA MELLON INST OF SCIENCE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1962-01-08

Pagination or Media Count:

17.0

Abstract:

The effectiveness of water repellent finishes on personnel armor fabrics was determined. The protective coatings are also used to keep solvents in the fabric during dry cleaning so as not to affect the buoyancy of the fabric. Ballistic tests on the fabrics after treatment are also reported. LS-PL.

Subject Categories:

  • Armor

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE