Accession Number:

ADB812170

Title:

Stress Analysis of Outer Wing Bulkheads and Auxiliary Spar - Model XB-36

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

GENERAL DYNAMICS CORP FORT WORTH TX

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1948-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

A stress analysis is made of the outer wing bulkheads and auxiliary spar of the XB-36 bomber. The analysis covers the inter-spar and trailing edge bulkheads Nos. 29 and 30, a typical air load nose rib, and a typical portion of the wing auxiliary spar. A summary of the critical margins of safety is included.

Subject Categories:

  • Bombers

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE