Accession Number:

AD0648612

Title:

IGNITION IN HIGH PRESSURE OXYGEN

Descriptive Note:

Research and development rept.

Corporate Author:

BRITISH OXYGEN CO LTD LONDON (UNITED KINGDOM)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

56.0

Abstract:

The ignition temperatures of certain materials in oxygen at pressures up to 250 atm. were determined and the influence thereon of gas flowrate, oxygen concentration, heating rate and physical state of material. The materials fell into five groups- Lubricants including thread sealing compounds Natural and synthetic rubber hose materials Polymers Valve seat materials Metals and alloys.

Subject Categories:

  • Miscellaneous Materials
  • Safety Engineering
  • Combustion and Ignition
  • Life Support Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE