Accession Number:

ADA171088

Title:

Strength Tests on Fasteners in GRP-Vinyl (Glass-Reinforced Plastic) Foam Sandwich.

Descriptive Note:

Technical memo.,

Corporate Author:

AERONAUTICAL RESEARCH LABS MELBOURNE (AUSTRALIA)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1986-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

23.0

Abstract:

A series of tests was made to establish the strength and behaviour of metal fastener attachments to GRP-vinyl foam sandwich structure. The tests were made to provide design data for the proposed Royal Australian Navy catamaran minehunter.

Subject Categories:

  • Laminates and Composite Materials
  • Couplers, Fasteners and Joints
  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE