Accession Number:

ADA305125

Title:

Application of Lightweight Composite Materials to Naval Weapons Systems.

Descriptive Note:

Interim rept.,

Corporate Author:

VIRGINIA POLYTECHNIC INST AND STATE UNIV BLACKSBURG COLL OF ENGINEERING

Report Date:

1985-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

40.0

Abstract:

The objective uf the present program is to conduct a comprehensive study of the possibility that composite materials can be applied to Naval weapons systems. The particular system addressed in this study is a weapons elevator door. Specific attention is given to a weight savings, b structural design, c shipboard requirements, and d component testing.

Subject Categories:

  • Laminates and Composite Materials
  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE