Accession Number:

ADA053042

Title:

Short Length Super HIPPO Motor Assembly.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 4 Apr-3 Nov 77,

Corporate Author:

UNITED TECHNOLOGIES CORP SUNNYVALE CALIF CHEMICAL SYSTEMS DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

146.0

Abstract:

The short length HIPPO motor is a single cartridge version of the Super HIPPO high pressure ballistic test motor. The motor operates at pressures to 2,500 psi with propellant charge weights to 24,500 lb and is used to test rocket motor nozzles and components. This report summarizes the contract to design, fabricate, and install at AFRPL, including the first motor firing with a test nozzle for the Interim Upper Stage motor. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Guided Missiles
  • Solid Propellant Rocket Engines

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE