Accession Number:

ADA454144

Title:

Model Testing of an Oval Shaped Seal for Sealing of Large Gaps Between Mating Surfaces (The National Shipbuilding Research Program)

Descriptive Note:

Paper no. 12B

Corporate Author:

MARE ISLAND NAVAL SHIPYARD VALLEJO CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1988-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

17.0

Abstract:

A pressure chamber was designed and manufactured in two parts which were clamped together at their flanges using a clamping ring and an 0 ring seal was used for sealing he gap between the mating surfaces. The clamping ring held the two flanges together while the chamber was pressurized with mixed gas.

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering
  • Hydraulic and Pneumatic Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE