Accession Number:

AD0842588

Title:

'E' Series LO2 System Surge Suppression Study.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

GENERAL DYNAMICS/ASTRONAUTICS SAN DIEGO CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1960-11-18

Pagination or Media Count:

28.0

Abstract:

High surge pressures occur at the E Series turbopump inlet prior to engine start. Two methods of reducing these surges were evaluated Helium injection, and Surge Chambers near the turbopump inlet. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Pumps, Filters, Pipes, Tubing, Fittings and Valves
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Surface-Launched Guided Missiles

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE