Accession Number:

ADD010111

Title:

Method of Fabricating an Aircraft Self-Sealing Fuel Tank.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1983-01-11

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

Disclosed is a fabrication technique for, and the structure of, a flexible self-sealing fuel tank having a preactivated sealant constructed by laying-up over an inner-liner, positioned on a form, prefabricated panels having a self-sealant member stitched into a rubber-coated outer wrap. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Aircraft
  • Adhesives, Seals and Binders
  • Fuels

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE