Accession Number:

AD0295577

Title:

STRUCTURAL FABRIC PROGRAM

Descriptive Note:

Interim technical progress rept. 1 Oct-31 Dec 1962

Corporate Author:

GOODYEAR AEROSPACE CORP AKRON OH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1962-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

31.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this program, as related to aerospace application, is to provide a means of manufacturing large low-density AIRMAT structures made of metallic cloth and yarns capable of small volume packaging. The design AND FABRICATION OF THE LOOM CONTINUED AND DESIGN OF THE HORIZONTAL TAKE-OFF MECHANISM WAS INITIATED. These efforts are 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 20 feet wide with a maximum depth of 8 feet.

Subject Categories:

  • Textiles

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE