Accession Number:

AD0761740

Title:

Portable Plastic Fuel Tanks.

Descriptive Note:

Phase 1 Evaluation rept. (Final).

Corporate Author:

WYLE LABS HUNTSVILLE ALA EASTERN OPERATIONS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

152.0

Abstract:

Four selected plastic fuel tanks and containers were subjected to preliminary evaluation tests related to boating safety and the results compared to those obtained on a metal fuel tank. The preliminary tests were receiving inspection proofrupture flame static electricity impact drop shock permeabilityfuel weight loss sunshine and vibration. The tests were designed to simulate the most severe conditions which the containers might encounter in typical recreational boating usage. Test results are tabulated. P.P.-PL

Subject Categories:

  • Fuels

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE