Accession Number:

ADA101408

Title:

Fatigue and Fracture Tests of Gas Bottle Material

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMY ARMAMENT RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER WATERVLIET NY LARGE CALIBER WEAPON SYSTEMS LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

31.0

Abstract:

A program of nondestructive inspection, mechanical tests, and fracture mechanics tests was performed on a high pressure air storage bottle. The tests were planned to provide the basis of fracture mechanics life analysis of gas bottles in their service environment. This report describes the procedures and results and gives a preliminary analysis of the results.

Subject Categories:

  • Metallurgy and Metallography
  • Containers and Packaging
  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE