Accession Number:

ADB812166

Title:

Stress Analysis of Control System,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

GENERAL DYNAMICS CORP FORT WORTH TX

Report Date:

1947-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

Analysis is made of the control system of the XB-36 bomber. This analysis is an addendum to the stress analysis previously given for the YB-36 and B-36A bombers. Attention has been given to the control column, aileron controls, elevator controls, elevator trim tab system, rudder controls and brake pedal system, rudder control system and rudder trim tab system. A summary of the margins of safety is included.

Subject Categories:

  • Bombers

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE