Accession Number:

AD0411802

Title:

MECHANISM OF WATER ABSORPTION IN GLASS-REINFORCED PLASTICS,

Descriptive Note:

Quarterly rept. no. 4, 1 Apr-28 June 63,

Corporate Author:

BATTELLE MEMORIAL INST COLUMBUS OHIO

Report Date:

1963-06-28

Pagination or Media Count:

16.0

Abstract:

Experiments with hydrophilic polymers as models demonstrate that the diffusion rate of water into these materials is not perceptibly accelerated by increasing the hydrostatic pressure of the immer sion studies at atmospheric and elevated pres sure. Mechanical properties accompanies pro longed immersion.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE