Accession Number:

ADD010718

Title:

Frangible Fly-through Diaphragm.

Descriptive Note:

Patent Application,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1983-10-06

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

A frangible fly-through diaphragm for missile launcher tubes consists of two epoxy and fiberglass plies with each ply being scored in predetermined patterns. The plies are bonded together and a Mylaraluminum ply can be located on the missile side to provide gas sealing and electromagnetic interference protection. A segmented foam rubber outer layer can also be provided for additional protection from missile jet plumes. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Laminates and Composite Materials
  • Textiles
  • Guided Missile Launching and Basing Support

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE