Accession Number:

AD0862929

Title:

Minimum Cost Design (MCD) Material Screening. Test Report No. 3 - General Electric ESM1004.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE ROCKET PROPULSION LAB EDWARDS AFB CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

18.0

Abstract:

This is the third of a series of reports describing the results of test firings conducted to determine the performance of low-cost ablative materials which are candidates for use as thrust chamber and nozzle liners for MCD Minimum Cost Design booster engines. This report describes the test of G.E. ESM1004, an ablative composed of a foamed silicone elastomer filled with aluminum silicate fibers.

Subject Categories:

  • Laminates and Composite Materials
  • Combustion and Ignition
  • Rocket Engines

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE