Accession Number:

AD0688584

Title:

CONSTRUCTIONAL EFFECTS ON IMPACT BREAKING STRENGTH OF PARACHUTE SUSPENSION LINES

Descriptive Note:

Material examination rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMY NATICK LABS MA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-06-03

Pagination or Media Count:

14.0

Abstract:

This report investigates the effects of structure yarn plying and braiding on the overall strength of nylon suspension lines MIL-C-5040b, Type I and Type II when tested at high strain rates.

Subject Categories:

  • Gliders and Parachutes
  • Plastics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE